Big Picture Science – Going Viral: Vincent Racaniello
by Gary Niederhoff on December 12, 2011
Part 2 of Going Viral, featuring Vincent Racaniello, Virologist at Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons, host of the podcast, “This Week in Microbiology,” and author of the Virology Blog. (TRT 8:36)
There's a new big dipper in the nighttime sky.
No, it's not a cozy constellation, but a distant, non-descript star that behaves like a shipboard semaphore, beaming flashes of light into the cosmic darkness that seem random, but... (read more)