NOVA put together a web series that gives viewers a peek into the real work of scientists and engineers. Forget about lab coats and beards and beakers. The look and life of science these days may not be what you think. Series tagline: "Where the lab coat comes off." Know a charismatic scientist who lives outside the stereotypical scientist box? NOVA's taking suggestions!
[Note: there have been technical difficulties with the promo video, so click here if it won't play for you in this window.]
Link courtesy of Annie Murphy Paul, from her Time piece, "America needs more geeks: How to make science cool."