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Tom Levenson & Nancy Hopkins

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Virtually Speaking Science

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Tom Levenson - Filmmaker and Prof of Science Writing at MIT - talks with Nancy Hopkins, Amgen professor of biology at MIT about molecular biology, cancer research, Jim Watson, Rosalind Franklin, the 'leaky pipeline' for women in the sciences and more.

Tom writes about it here:

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• "The Changing Status of Women in Science at MIT: 1999-2011"

• http://sciencelife.uchospitals.edu/2011/06/08/the-leaky-pipeline-of-women-in-science/

• http://mit150.mit.edu/keynote-address-status-women-science-and-engineering-mit

• http://www.mit.edu/~biology/facultyareas/facresearch/hopkins.html

• http://ki.mit.edu/people/faculty/hopkins

• https://inversesquare.wordpress.com/2012/10/17/for-a-good-time-on-the-intertubes-women-scientists-in-binders-self-aggrandizement-alert/ball

• http://www.balloon-juice.com/2012/10/17/for-a-good-time-on-the-intertubes-women-scientists-in-binders-self-aggrandizement-alert/#comments