The NRL Podcast
About This Show
A production of the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, where we do a broad spectrum of research and engineering for the Navy and Marine Corps. Episodes feature stories on our leading science, history, and applications for the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps since our inception by Thomas Edison in 1923. Send us comments at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 5: History of women in science: Dr. Isabella Karle and pocket plutonium
In a wide-ranging interview, Dr. Melissa Flagg, senior executive at the Defense Department for research, talks with NRL alum Dr. Isabella Karle about her time at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, the Nobel Prize, and as one of the few women working on the Manhattan Project. And yes, there are frog toxins. Enjoy!