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 email@example.com.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 7 – Women’s History Month: Reviewing a Chat with Dr. Isabella Karle
Mar 31 17
In honor of Women’s History Month, we at NRL would like to recognize one of our most distinguished alum, Dr. Isabella Karle. In a past interview, Dr. Melissa Flagg, senior executive at the Defense Department for research, talked with Dr. Karle about her time at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, the Nobel Prize, and her experience as one of the few women working on the Manhattan Project. And yes, there are frog toxins. Enjoy! This is a re-release of Episode 5 – History of women in science: Dr. Isabella Karle and pocket plutonium.