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Marga Gual Soler: on science diplomacy as a contact sport
Dr. Marga Gual Soler discusses how she became a diplomat, why scientists should embed themselves into government, and new science diplomacy education programs under way at the Center for Science Diplomacy at the AAAS.
Diana Burley: at the interface of people and technology
Science Soapbox gets a crash course in cybersecurity with nationally recognized expert Dr. Diana Burley. We chat about the future cybersecurity workforce and the need to keep our worldwide cybersystems safe.
Sylvia Earle: an eyewitness for change in our seas
Marine biologist and ocean explorer Dr. Sylvia Earle shares her unique firsthand perspective on the need to preserve underwater habitats and the importance of storytelling in the endeavor to protect our waters.