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Smarten up about science with Jon Herron!

Dec 3, 2015

Neandertal slide

Student filmmaker Andrew Croneberger teamed up with UW professors Jon Herron and Frances McCue to create this series of micro lectures on popular topics in biology. Find out (among other things) what makes some chilis spicier than others, how modern humans and neanderthals are actually related, and what mice are now able to teach us about Ebola, thanks to compelling new studies.