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Dec. 23, 2011

The Science Behind ‘Breaking Bad’

The science adviser for the TV series ‘Breaking Bad’ talks about getting the science right.

chemistry, film, television, meth

Jul. 20, 2012

Neuroscientist Turned Crime Solver in Perception

A schizophrenic neuroscience professor is TV’s newest nerdy crimefighter.

SciArts, neuroscience, television, science and film

May. 04, 2012

Actress Mayim Bialik on TV, Science, and the Combo

How Bialik went from Blossom to The Big Bang Theory, and got a Ph.D. in between.

child development, psychology

Nov. 20, 2009

Big Bang Theory

We'll talk with the executive producer of the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory about packing science into a television comedy.

big bang theory, television, tv, sitcom, cbs

Oct. 05, 2007

Numb3rs

The numbers behind the television show

crime, television, mystery

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Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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