@fogoftruth Episode 1005: CITIZEN BIO and PICTURE A SCIENTIST

We have our second new guest host of the season join us this week: Inkoo Kang, formerly of Slate and now of The Hollywood Reporter. Together, we review the new Showtime documentary Citizen Bio, which profiles the late Aaron Traywick and his (not so) merry band of biohackers at Ascendance Biomedical, and pair that with an interview that Bart and Chris conduct with Sharon Shattuck, one of the directors of Picture a Scientist, an examination of pervasive gender bias in the sciences. Yes, the nation may be riven by election madness and discord, but we thought we’d take a break from our recent political coverage to talk about different topics. Enjoy!

As always, you can find the audio of the episode on our “episodes” page, on Apple Podcasts and other sites.

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