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Into thinner air: How pikas live on the roof of the world and implications for their persistence

Recorded: April 17, 2019

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Engaging Young Children in Science and Literacy Learning: One Biology Majors Career Path

Dr. Char Moffit School of Education CSU, ChicoWhen it comes to science, how are kids educated in our schools? Why are districts restricting the amount of science we teach? Dr. Char Moffit, a biology…

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Biomedical Optical Imaging and Machine Learning for Cancer and Disease Detection

Dr. Hassan Salehi Electrical and Computer Engineering Department CSU, Chico Dr. Salehi describes different machinery used to detect cancer and other diseases. From ultrasounds to lasers, detecting…

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Biomedical Optical Imaging and Machine Learning for Cancer and Disease Detection

Hassan S. Salehi, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering California State University, Chico Dr. Salehi goes into different biomedical sensing and imaging systems…

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Taphonomic Signature of Animal Scavenging

Lisa Bright Anthropology Department Graduate Student Graduate student Lisa Bright, whose specialty is forensic anthropology, presents her research regarding wildlife scavenging. The research is in…

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Developmental Exposure to DDT Impairs the Molecular and Physiological Control of Brown Adipose Energy Expenditure Leading to Insulin Resistance

Michele La Merrill, PhD, MPH Department of Environmental Toxicology, UC Davis Dr. Michele La Merrill has been studying the question: Could chemicals in the environment cause metabolic syndrome?…

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What Biological Measures Can Tell Us About Psychological Constructs

Dr. Michael Ennis Faculty, Psychology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. Ennis, who has a PhD in Psychobiology, is interested in building bridges between the two disciplines. He begins by discussing the…

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Feeding in Flow: The Impact of Waves on Predator-prey Interactions in the Rocky Intertidal

Dr. Eve Robinson UC Berkeley A common sight for visitors to the rocky beaches on the Pacific Coast is the large colonies of sea anemones clinging to the rocks. How do these creatures, which look…

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Applied Evolutionary Biology to Address Global Challenges

Dr. Scott Carroll Institute for Contemporary Evolution, Davis and Department of Entomology and Nematology, UC Davis This is a time of rapid global change, which means current biological science…

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Creating Yourgasm

Amy Luna Manderino Author Ms. Manderino is currently working on research for a book about shifting paradigms regarding aging, gender, and sexuality. She asserts that understanding physical,…

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Why We Dig: Revelations and Shifting Research Questions at the La Prele Mammoth Site

Dr. Matt O'Brien Faculty, Anthropology Department, CSU, Chico Dr. O’Brien provides an update to his previous presentation about his archeological research at the La Prele Mammoth site…

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