On the next Method to the Madness, Friday, June 18 at noon, host Lisa Kiefer speaks with SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Senior Astronomer, Seth Shostak. SETI is a nonprofit research organization located in Silicon Valley close to the NASA Ames Research Center that is home to researchers and scientists looking for life in the universe.
Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday, June 8 @ 9 AM for an interview with Adam Uliana from the Department of Chemical Engineering. Adam is one of the authors of a recently published paper about a water filtration technique designed to make desalination and filtration more efficient and to reduce the volume of waste from these processes. Adam discusses how this technique works and what possibilities it presents.
On the next Method to the Madness, May 21 at noon, host Lisa Kiefer speaks with Orville Schell, former professor and dean of the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, about his debut novel, My Old Home. After decades of writing books and articles on China policy, his first novel follows exiles caught between American and Chinese politics from Mao's Revolution in 1949 to the Tian
Tune in to The Graduates this Tuesday @ 9AM for an interview with Kelsey Crutchfield-Peters from the Department of Integrative Biology. Kelsey studies how plants access nitrogen in local forests. She's particularly interested in the role weathered bedrock, beneath the soil, plays as a reservoir of nitrogen. Kelsey discusses her career digging for a deeper understanding of the complicated twists and turns of the nitrogen cycle.