Rise and Science

Episode 09: Returning to School after Service in the Military, The Role of Small RNAs in the Symbiotic Relationsips Between Legumes and Bacteria, and Augmented Reality

In today's episode, Ryan joins Reza as a guest and cohost to discuss his research of the symbiotic relationsip between legumes and bacteria in the soil and the role that small RNAs can play in that relationship. Ryan also discusses his transition from his service in the United States Air Force to his work at an oil refinery to finally his current position as a Master's student in the University of Delaware's Plant and Soil Science Department. Reza, inspired by the Pokémon Go craze, explains true augmented and virtual reality to us as well as scientific applications of such technology.