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Professionals working in various medical fields answer your questions about their work life and how COVID has impacted their work. Appropriate for grades four and above.
Brett Borchardt is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service office in Chicago. Brett talks about forecasting the weather and demonstrates how atmospheric pressure can crush an empty soda can.
Dr. Shy Brown explains the science of hair and shows you how to make your own conditioner.
Nikhil Prachand talks about the impact of community—family, friends and coworkers—on your health.
Dr. Marielle Fricchione talks about her work to study outbreaks and vaccines.
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