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Postcard From The Trenches: Tijuana’s Hidden Epidemics of HIV and Tuberculosis with Steffanie Strathdee -- Degrees of Health & Well-Being
Epidemiologist Steffanie Strathdee of UC San Diego shares stories of her global health team's intervention efforts that have helped curb the spread of HIV and tuberculosis in Tijuana and other poor regions in the world. Recorded on 02/03/2016.
Experts from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, NOAA and UC San Diego capture the imaginations of high school students interested in green technology as they demonstrate how their research helps to protect and preserve the ocean. Ralph Keeling and Stephen Mayfield keynote on CO2 emissions and algae biotechnology, followed by Chef Rob Ruiz, Noelle Bowlin of NOAA and Jessica Blanton of Scripps on their careers in studying and serving sustainable fish.
Philip Warburg explores a range of solar technologies. A seasoned environmental lawyer, Warburg makes a case for embracing this technology as he talks about what is happening around the country and what more could be done. Recorded on 01/19/2016.
CARTA: Ancient DNA and Human Evolution – Neandertal and Denisovan Genomes and What They Tell Us; A Map of Neandertal Genes in Present Day Humans; The Phenotypic Legacy of Neandertal Interbreeding on Modern Humans
This symposium brings together researchers at the forefront of ancient DNA research and population genetics to discuss current developments and share insights about human migration and adaptation. Recorded on 04/29/2016.