Famelab – Talking science | 23.06.2017


Six of the participants in Famelab’s Brazilian national final held FAPESP fellowships. They talk about the experience of taking part in the competition and the importance of communication to bring science closer to the public.

Subtitles in English are avaiable.

Transgenic sugarcane is resistant to its main pest
Balloons can help bring connectivity and vigilance to remote areas
Experiment reproduces phenomenon which may occur near black holes
The challenges in diagnosing and treating genetic sexual disorders
How fungi use chemistry to shine in the darkness of the forest
3D cell cultures help further understanding on organs and tissues
A survey shows the impact of scientific production in São Paulo State
Neural pathways from the amygdala control predators' aggressive behavior
The attempt to identify missing persons from remains from a clandestine grave
Technique offers a reward every time a drug addict displays desirable behavior
Anthropologist speaks on Amazonia and the impacts of Belo Monte hydroelectric
Researchers study how Xylella fastidiosa bacteria assemble into biofilms
Pathologist comments on São Paulo's effects on its residents' life quality
A team of researchers work on an archaeological site at Lapa do Santo
Geogenomics is aimed at explaining biological diversity in tropical rainforests