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Eric Barron and guests on the set of Digging Deeper
Digging Deeper

Winemaking

Posted on March 26, 2017

President Barron and Penn State experts discuss the fundamentals of growing grapes and making wine in Pennsylvania. Continue »

 

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SciTech Now

Episode 318

Posted on March 24, 2017

Meet a woman with a hacker mentality who wants more people to learn the international language of math. Also, a Penn State professor and entrepreneur with a vision of a wireless world using both science and art, and more. Continue »

 

Host Lindsey Fenton and guests on the set of Conversations Live
Conversations Live

Resilience

Posted on March 20, 2017

Our panel of experts discuss the latest techniques for developing resilience and keeping you on track toward your goals. They also take your questions. Continue »

 

snow boarder sitting down at top of ski slope
SciTech Now

Episode 317

Posted on March 3, 2017

Local ski slopes need to make snow to survive but you need more than cold air and water to keep the mountains white.  SciTech Now takes a look at the atmospheric conditions needed to produce the best powder. Plus the science behind spicy foods. Continue »

 

skulls and other bones on lab table
SciTech Now

Episode 316

Posted on March 3, 2017

On this episode, learn how our bones have changed over human history as our lifestyles became less physically demanding. Also, white pelicans are finding their way to western Washington due to climate change. And learning STEM with Cyberchase. Continue »

 

many bundles of different size and species wood boards
SciTech Now

Episode 313

Posted on February 3, 2017

Long forgotten, a wood collection at Penn State is getting a second look. Now, one professor is dedicating his time to organizing it and unlocking its secrets to help advance science. Plus, as the climate changes, the outcome for winter sports is unclear. That’s where fat bikes come in. Continue »