02 Mar '12, 4pm

Alan Alda Asks, What is a Flame?:

The actor Alan Alda has long been a student and communicator of science, first through the Scientific American Frontiers TV program and now as a coach and mentor to scientists eager to convey their work to the public. His main outlet for that work is The Center for Communicating Science , a project of the School of Journalism at Stony Brook University on Long Island. Larry Engel Alan Alda poses with a representation of a Neanderthal in an episode of “The Human Spark .” His latest effort is described in a guest editorial in the current edition of the journal Science in which he proposes a “flame challenge” : Would you be willing to have a go at writing your own explanation of what a flame is—one that an 11-year-old would find intelligible, maybe even fun? The Center for Communicating Science is looking for new ways to light up people’s minds with science, and you might poin...

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Alan Alda Asks, What is a Flame?

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THIS ! Mr Aubrey Koh looks like Alan. LOL

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