Tyrone Hayes + Penelope Jagessar Chaffer

Tyrone Hayes + Penelope Jagessar Chaffer:有毒的寶寶?

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電影製作人潘尼洛普(Penelope Jagessar Chaffer)懷孕時,想進一步瞭解自己所接觸到的化學產品會不會影響她未出生的寶寶。所以她請科學家Tyrone Hayes介紹自己深入研究的主題:草脫劑農藥Atrazine,一種用在玉米種植上的除草劑。(Hayes博士是一位研究兩棲類的專家,因為實驗證明農藥會妨礙青蛙的發育,所以對Atrazine持批判態度。) 在TEDWoman的舞台上,Hayes和Chaffer一起告訴聽眾,關於他們的故事。

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Tyrone Hayes · Biologist

Tyrone Hayes studies frogs and amphibians — and the effects on their bodies of common farming chemicals.

Tyrone Hayes studies frogs and amphibians — and the effects on their bodies of common farming chemicals.

Penelope Jagessar Chaffer · Filmmaker

Penelope Jagessar Chaffer made the film "Toxic Baby," exploring environmental toxins through interviews and surreal imagery.

Penelope Jagessar Chaffer made the film "Toxic Baby," exploring environmental toxins through interviews and surreal imagery.