Matthew Dea

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Richard Dawkins: “The Making of a Scientist” | Talks at Google

Richard Dawkins: “The Making of a Scientist” | Talks at Google

[MUSIC PLAYING] RICHARD DAWKINS: Thank you very much. Some of my titles may be good. I’m quite pleased with “The Blind Watchmaker,” as Ray Kurtzweil has said. “The Selfish Gene” is not a bad title. But it’s unfortunately been rather widely read by title only. Various critics have omitted to read the rather substantial footnote, […]

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Better Vision for Patients with Albinism – Brian Brooks, NIH Clinician Scientist

Better Vision for Patients with Albinism – Brian Brooks, NIH Clinician Scientist

[ Silence ]>>K.>>Uh-huh.>>Z.>>Uh-huh.>>Can’t see that letter –>>Can’t see that –>>O. I’m seven years old and my name is Lotus Goetz.>>Lotus has a condition called oculocutaneous albinism. This is a genetic condition where there is reduced melanin pigment in the hair, the skin, and the eyes. Lotus is probably a little more sensitive to sunlight than […]

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UNLOCKING LOVELOCK: April 2014 – April 2015

UNLOCKING LOVELOCK: April 2014 – April 2015

It means an enormous amount to me that my archive of science and invention is in the London Science Museum. I’ve been going there since I was six years old, God damn it! It was a really important place to me as a child. And to see that my life’s work is finding a home […]

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