From Scientist to Students: A Digital Journey from the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History

Lightning Talk
Devin Reese, Smithsonian Institution, USA, Maggy Benson, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, USA, Colleen Marzec, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, USA

Smithsonian Science How is a series of free, live, TV-style programs streamed through the web, requiring no extra plug-ins. Each half-hour program features the research and personalities of the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History, connecting students with positive STEM role models and authentic science processes. The presentation will focus on the process of developing a live science webcast, from initial science content to fully produced show. Get an insider's look at what it takes to create a live webcast- the pitfalls, the solutions, and the successes.

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