Hear from leading scientists about their research in important areas of biology. Use these talks to deepen and update content knowledge.

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How Species Coexist

In this talk, ecologist Robert Pringle discusses how large herbivores can coexist by partitioning ecological niches by time, space, and diet.

Genetics
Ecology
Science Practices
Ocean Species Respond to Climate Change

In this talk, marine biologist Stephen Palumbi discusses how coral reefs are threatened by climate change and how to protect them.

Genetics
Anatomy & Physiology
Environmental Science
Sizing up the Brain Gene by Gene

In this talk, biomedical scientist Christopher Walsh discusses how DNA sequencing technology has led to a better understanding of the genes involved in brain development.

Genetics
Anatomy & Physiology
Cancer as a Genetic Disease

In this talk, biomedical scientist Charles Sawyers discusses how understanding the mutations that cause cancer can guide the development of targeted drug therapies.

Genetics
Decoding the Autism Puzzle

In this talk, biomedical scientist Christopher Walsh discusses how DNA sequencing techniques have led to a better understanding of the genetic basis of autism.

Genetics
Anatomy & Physiology
From Cancer Genomics to Cancer Drugs

In this talk, biomedical scientist Charles Sawyers discusses how genetic data reveal common mutations in cancer and can help uncover shared genetic mechanisms among different cancer types.

Genetics
Cell Biology
Anatomy & Physiology
Genomic Medicine, Autism, and Cancer

In this discussion session, biomedical scientists Charles Sawyers and Christopher Walsh answer questions from students.

Genetics
Anatomy & Physiology
Science Practices