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Five interviews with Frontiers of Knowledge Award laureates aired on Spanish national television

Three episodes from the last season of ‘El cazador de cerebros’ (‘The Brain Hunter’), the popular science programme aired by La 2 channel on Spanish national television, included excerpts from interviews with five Frontiers of Knowledge Award laureates. We now present the complete interviews with these five scientists, produced by TVE and Minifilms in collaboration with the BBVA Foundation.

19 January, 2018

Edward O. Wilson. Professor Emeritus of Entomology at the University of Harvard. Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Ecology and Conservation Biology, 2010.

Shinya Yamanaka. Senior Investigator, Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease. Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Biomedicine, 2010, and Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine, 2012.

Edward Boyden. Head of the Synthetic Neurobiology group, Media Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Frontiers of Knowldge Award in Biomedice, 2015.

Karl Deisseroth. Professor of Bioengineering, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Stanford, Frontiers of Knowledge in Biomedicine, 2015.

Jennifer Doudna. Professor of Chemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of California, Berkeley. Frontiers of Knowledge Award in Biomedicine, 2016.