The Mind / Nobel Prize Winners Guests: Steven Pinker Author, How the Mind Works (W.W. Norton & Co) Professor of Psychology Director, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, Massachusetts Steven Chu Winner, 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics Professor of Physics and Applied Physics Stanford University Stanford, California William D. Phillips Winner, 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics NIST Fellow National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, Maryland The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to three scientists this week for their work in cooling and trapping atoms. In this hour of Science Friday, we'll talk to two of the winners about their work. Plus, a look into the workings of the mind with psychologist and author Steven Pinker.
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The Mind / Nobel Prize Winners

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The Mind / Nobel Prize Winners

The Mind / Nobel Prize Winners

The Mind / Nobel Prize Winners

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Guests: Steven Pinker Author, How the Mind Works (W.W. Norton & Co) Professor of Psychology Director, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, Massachusetts Steven Chu Winner, 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics Professor of Physics and Applied Physics Stanford University Stanford, California William D. Phillips Winner, 1997 Nobel Prize in Physics NIST Fellow National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, Maryland The Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to three scientists this week for their work in cooling and trapping atoms. In this hour of Science Friday, we'll talk to two of the winners about their work. Plus, a look into the workings of the mind with psychologist and author Steven Pinker.