Queensborough Community College, 3D Printing

[instrumental music] My name’s Mike Lawrence. I’d like to welcome you to the Advanced Manufacturing Center and Laboratory here at Queensborough Community College. What we have is a million dollar lab that’s unique and unlike almost any other lab in the world today at a college. The capability that we have in this lab is […]

Ants help us learn more about human society

(pulsating music) – It’s important to study ants because they’re great model social systems. They live in complex societies. That’s great, because humans also live in complex societies. By studying ants, we can potentially learn some things about human societies. (pulsating music) We study the behavior of ants to get at the function and evolution […]

Three Cold Cases Solved Thanks to DNA: The Jenny Zitricki Story || Dispatches from the Middle

Three murders and one rape case across three states went unsolved for nearly 30 years. That is, until a link between them was revealed. Genevieve “Jenny” Zitricki was 28 years old when she was murdered in her apartment in Greenville, South Carolina back in 1990. Her body was found in her bathtub, she’d been beaten […]


Hello, internet. In these times, where, apparently, some people find it difficult to tell the difference between protesting against racism and…racism I thought it would be relevant and mildly interesting to make a video about the shared genetic history of all humans, by finding out the origin of my ancestors. Because you know, once, we […]

AncestryDNA | What does the AncestryDNA lab do with my sample? | Ancestry

When you mail your saliva sample to us, it goes into a state-of-the-art DNA testing lab, and is processed by a series of high-tech robots. Your DNA is extracted from the saliva sample and analysed at 700,000 genetic markers. The results are turned into a data file, which is run through Ancestry’s proprietary algorithms to […]