The goal of Science in Your Life is to increase awareness
and understanding of science in our everyday lives and how that science
integrates with the environment, the economy, our health, entertainment,
transportation, how we think, and how we express our thoughts.
The Program in Science & Society was developed
in 1998 and is a part of the Emory College Faculty Science Council.
The Program aims to instill the thrill and importance of science at
all levels. Promoting a better understanding of the impact of science
on society, the program seeks cross-disciplinary acceptance of science
as not just a body of facts but as a way of thinking.
WABE 90.1 FM was Georgia's first public radio station.
WABE broadcasts a mixture of mostly classical music and National Public
Radio and Public Radio International programming. The station is active
in and has a long tradition of excellece in education and science, airing
such nationally successful shows as the Infinite Mind and Word for the
The Coordinator of Science in Your Life is Dr. Arri
Eisen, Senior Lecturer in Biology at Emory and Director of the Program
in Science & Society. The radio portion of the project is hosted
by Ted Vigodsky and produced by Daren Wang at WABE. Ashley Cimino, Undergraduate
Project Coordinator, helps bring each portion of the program together.
Ajay Pillarisetti is the webmaster.