The Myth of the Scientist: Crystal Dilworth at TEDxYouth@Caltech

The Myth of the Scientist: Crystal Dilworth at TEDxYouth@Caltech

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Crystal Dilworth has a B.S. in biochemistry from UC San Diego, and is currently working on her Ph.D. in molecular neuroscience in the lab of Henry A. Lester at Caltech.  Crystal is a violinist, former nationally ranked Rhythmic Gymnast, former professional modern dancer and choreographer, an active member of the Caltech theater community, and a member of the team behind As a scientist and communicator, Crystal hopes to chip away the mystique of the academic 'ivory tower' and reveal researchers and their work as human, relevant, and 'cool.'

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