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Tiny Worlds

From the social network in the soil to the ecosystem in your body, it’s amazing what’s hidden just out of sight


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Designer Genes

Genetic engineering is one of the most fascinating corners of scientific inquiry right now, but the headlines you see daily aren't telling the full story. So, we asked scientists on the cutting edge to share their perspectives on the breakthroughs that will shape our future.


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Condensed Matters

An audiovisual series and archive of complex scientific ideas made small. Big ideas are condensed into their most essential form by scientists and experts who exist intimately beside them, think about them and devote their life to their analysis.


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Scientific Controversies

Are there Many Worlds? Does Time Exist? Are We Alone? Hosted by Pioneer Works Director of Sciences Janna Levin, this series celebrates the passionate spirit of scientific curiosity with the help of guests ranging from biologist Richard Dawkins to Nobel Laureate Frank Wilczek—as well as Sci Con’s house DJ, DJ Black Helmet.


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Our Science Heroes

We love highlighting scientists you may not have heard of, often with a gorgeous illustration by cartoonist and neuroscientist Matteo Farinella. Eventually, we want to build a deck of cards to celebrate great, under-appreciated figures from the annals of science.