Scientist

35 EpisodesProduced by Nakashige Media

Scientist is a podcast about people who do science. We'll talk about science, and we'll not talk about science. Hosted and produced by Toshiki Nakashige.

35 Episodes | 2017 - 2019

I Want Your Feedback

May 21st, 2019

1:08

I’m happy to announce that I’m starting to work on a new season of Scientist. I finished the first series of episodes in November 2018, and after producing 31 consecutive weekly episodes, I needed a few months to think …

Victor Torres

April 1st, 2019

57:16

Victor Torres is Associate Professor in the Department of Microbiology at New York University School of Medicine. We talk about Staph infections, …

Kathryn Ibata-Arens

November 19th, 2018

57:05

Kathryn Ibata-Arens is Vincent de Paul Professor of Political Science and Director of the Global Asian Studies Program at DePaul University in …

Eugene Chang

November 12th, 2018

53:25

Eugene Chang is Martin Boyer Professor of Medicine at the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL. We talk about the gastrointestinal microbiome, his …

Kenneth Gillingham

November 5th, 2018

52:02

Kenneth Gillingham is Associate Professor of Economics at the School of Forestry and Environmental Studies of Yale University in New Haven, CT. We …

Gregory Plunkett

October 29th, 2018

59:34

Gregory Plunkett is Director and Curator of the Cullman Program for Molecular Systematics at the New York Botanical Garden. We talk about …

Michael Balick

October 22nd, 2018

57:56

Michael Balick is Vice President for Botanical Science and Director of the Institute of Economic Botany at The New York Botanical Garden. We talk …

Alexandra Horowitz

October 15th, 2018

53:05

Alexandra Horowitz is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Barnard College in New York. We talk about the umwelt of …

Paula Diaconescu

October 8th, 2018

54:46

Paula Diaconescu is Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of California, Los Angeles. We talk about organometallic chemistry, …

Christine Shearer

October 1st, 2018

Christine Shearer is Senior R&D Engineer at Annie’s Homegrown in Berkeley, CA. We talk about food science, socially responsible practices, and innovation.







Jason Kandybowicz

September 24th, 2018

59:09

Jason Kandybowicz is an Associate Professor of Linguistics at The Graduate Center of The City University of New York. We talk about linguistic field methods, endangered and fictional African languages, and how Japanese …

Roger Peng

September 17th, 2018

56:13

Roger Peng is a Professor in the Department of Biostatistics at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. We talk about statistics, podcasts, …

Stefano Sacanna

September 10th, 2018

49:56

Stefano Sacanna is Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemistry at New York University. We talk about colloidal materials, interdisciplinary …

Elaine Fuchs

September 3rd, 2018

53:40

Elaine Fuchs is Rebecca C. Lancefield Professor, Howard Hughs Medical Institute Investigator, and Head of the Robin Chemers Neustein Laboratory of …

Psyche Loui

August 27th, 2018

57:47

Psyche Loui is Assistant Professor of Music and Psychology at Northeastern University in Boston, MA. We talk about cognitive neuroscience, liberal …

Joyce White

August 20th, 2018

1:01:43

Joyce White is the Director of the Middle Mekong Archaeological Project and Director of the Ban Chiang Project at the University of Pennsylvania …

Omar Abdel-Wahab

August 13th, 2018

55:21

Omar Abdel-Wahab is an Associate Member in the Human Oncology and Pathogenesis Program and Attending Physician in the Department of Medicine at …

Gaelin Rosenwaks

August 6th, 2018

57:23

Gaelin Rosenwaks is a marine scientist and the Founder and President of Global Ocean Exploration. We talk about bluefin tuna, expedition science, and outreach.







Adam Summers

July 30th, 2018

59:07

Adam Summers is Professor of Biology and School of Aquatic and Fisheries Sciences at the University of Washington Friday Harbor Laboratories on San …

Gabriela González

July 23rd, 2018

56:56

Gabriela González is Professor of Physics and Astronomy at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA. We talk about LIGO, women in physics, and Argentina.







Jelani Nelson

July 16th, 2018

57:45

Jelani Nelson is Associate Professor of Computer Science John L. Loeb Associate Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA. We talk about algorithms, programming contests, and …

John C. Mather

July 9th, 2018

53:55

John C. Mather is Senior Astrophysicist at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, MD. He is currently Senior Project Scientist for the James Webb Space Telescope. We talk about cosmic microwave background, …

Marcelo Ang

July 2nd, 2018

58:57

Marcelo Ang is Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Acting Director of the Advanced Robotics Center at the National University of Singapore. We talk about self-driving cars, robotics …

Eng Eong Ooi

June 25th, 2018

59:56

Eng Eong Ooi is Professor and Deputy Director of the Emerging Diseases Programme at Duke-NUS Medical School in Singapore. We talk about dengue fever, …

Rich Cohen

June 18th, 2018

54:10

Rich Cohen is the Associate Director of Technical Programs at Bolt Threads in Emeryville, CA. We talk about spider silk, applied science, and my …

Catherine Bliss

June 11th, 2018

1:02:07

Catherine Bliss is an Associate Professor in the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco. We talk …

Heran Darwin

June 4th, 2018

59:33

Heran Darwin is a Professor in the Department of Microbiology at the New York University School of Medicine in New York. We talk about the …

Alison Olechowski, Kapil Amarnath, and Amanda Vernon

May 28th, 2018

1:09:25

Alison Olechowski is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering at the University of Toronto in Canada. Kapil Amarnath is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Physics at …

Sarah Gaither

May 21st, 2018

58:02

Sarah Gaither is Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at Duke University. We talk about social psychology, biracial identity, and …

Martin Chalfie

May 14th, 2018

55:30

Martin Chalfie is University Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Columbia University. We talk about green fluorescent protein, …

Margaret Polaneczky

May 7th, 2018

44:43

Margaret Polaneczky is a gynecologist at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York. We talk about women's health, ethics, and New York.




Ken Buesseler

April 30th, 2018

1:03:45

Ken Buesseler is Senior Scientist of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. We talk about measuring …

Michael Eisen

April 23rd, 2018

1:08:17

Michael Eisen is a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator and Professor of Genetics, Genomics and Development at the University of California, Berkeley. We talk about fruit flies, Open Access, and running for …

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