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This edition: The Premiere

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 22, 2019.

First aired: June 5, 2019.

It’s the premiere of Simply Science! Susan Jhun meets with the water watchdogs at Riverkeeper because she wants to know what’s in our H2O; Ari Goldberg interviews Jennifer Rosati, a forensic entomologist from John Jay College; Rayner Ramirez explains how solar panels work; Mike Gilliam heads to Stony Point, NY to take a look at a wind-powered EnergiPlant; Joe Pickrell from the New York Genome Center gives TinaBeth Piña the facts on DNA testing; Barry Mitchell meets with nutritionist Malina Malkali to get the grade for NYC’s artificial trans-fats ban; Andrew Falzon goes to the American Museum of Natural History to check out T-rex’s new dino-do.

Guest List

Jennifer Benson Outreach Coordinator, Riverkeeper

Dr. Greg Erickson Professor of Anatomy and Vertebrate Paleobiology , Florida State Univeristy

Paul Gallay President, Riverkeeper

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Founder and President, Waterkeeper Alliance

Malina Malkani Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics

Ned McMahon CEO/Founder, PrimoWind

Joseph Pickrell CEO & Co-founder, Gencove

Jennifer Rosati Forensic Entomologist, John Jay College of Criminal

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  • Thursday, June 6 - 10:30am, 4:30pm
  • Saturday, June 8 - 11:30am
  • Sunday, June 9 - 5:30pm