11 Aug 2015

MASHing up science

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:06 pm on 11 August 2015

Alan Alda photo suppliedActor Alan Alda isn't a doctor, but he played one on TV for 11 years using medical jargon most of us can't understand as Hawkeye on MASH.

Now he helps doctors and scientists connect with the public and explain important scientific concepts by teaching them improv. He runs The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science.

Alan Alda talks to Jesse Mulligan about making science simple.