Bioscience Careers

February 5, 2020

“Storyteller, Writer, and Scientist”

Bioscience Careers Seminar with Adam Ruben, Ph.D.

Thursday, February 13 2020, 5-6PM, HSB T-747

Adam Ruben is a writer, comedian, and molecular biologist. He has appeared on the Food Network’s Food Detectives, the Science Channel’s Head Rush and How Do They Do It?, the Weather Channel’s Weather Gone Viral, the Travel Channel’s Mysteries at the Kremlin, Discovery’s Superhuman Science, and Netflix’s The Mortified Guide; he currently hosts Outrageous Acts of Science and What on Earth? on the Science Channel. Adam is the author of the books Surviving Your Stupid, Stupid Decision to Go to Grad School and Pinball Wizards: Jackpots, Drains, and the Cult of the Silver Ball, and he writes the monthly science humor column “Experimental Error” in the otherwise respectable journal Science and the upcoming cartoon series Elinor Wonders Why on PBS Kids. Learn more at