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This video features Dr. Nguyen-Vi Mohamed, a neuroscientist who works with mini brains, miniature balls of human brain cells smaller than a pea. Mini brains offer a unique opportunity to better understand neurological diseases and accelerate drug development. Dr. Mohamed also owns two bakeries in Montreal.

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As a future dentist, I take care of all of your oral health needs.

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Carbon dioxide is an important part of the air we breathe both on Earth and in space. This backgrounder explains what carbon dioxide is, how it is measured and how it affects us both mentally and physically.

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Humidity is an important part of life on Earth and life in space. This backgrounder explains what humidity is, how it is measured and how it affects us both mentally and physically.

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I am PhD student in the Life Sciences - specifically I work in a diabetes research lab conducting experiments, writing articles, and managing day to day lab operational duties.

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I process a range of patient samples to see if there are any micro-organisms growing on them.

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A postdoctoral fellow is a junior scientist after a Ph.D

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I perform a series of different treatments to improve the quality and appearance of my clients’ skin.

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As an undergraduate student in biology and pharmacology, a lot of my studies involve learning about drug-drug, drug-body, and body-drug interactions.

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NASA astronaut Karen Nyberg, an Expedition 37 flight engineer aboard the International Space Station, demonstrates how astronauts run on the COLBERT treadmill in a weightless environment. Station crew members exercise for at least two hours every day to keep fit and to prevent the loss of muscle mass and bone density that occurs during long-duration spaceflight.

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