DNA research techniques perfected in the 90s have created new opportunities for scientists to assist wildlife conservation efforts. A panel talks about the science behind this work and how it’s helped both animals and people.

Guests

  • Dr. Kenneth Goddard lab director and forensic scientist at the National Fish and Wildlife Forensics Laboratory
  • Dr. Rob Fleischer head of the molecular genetics lab at the National Zoo
  • Dr. Stephen O'Brien chief of the Laboratory of Genomic Diversity at the National Cancer Institute

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Jul 31 2015Thousands of migrants try to reach Britain from France through the Channel Tunnel. Turkish airstrikes target Kurdish militants. And President Barack Obama wraps up a five-day trip to Africa. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Friday, Jul 31 2015A white campus police officer in Cincinnati is charged with the murder of an unarmed black motorist. Congress passes interim funding for the highway bill. And the latest GDP report indicates modest second-quarter growth in the U.S. economy. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page to round up the week's top news.