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The 2014 and 2015 X-STEM Extreme STEM Symposiums - presented by MedImmune - featured interactive presentations and workshops by an exclusive group of visionaries who aimed to empower and inspire elementary through high school students about careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Bring these STEM role models into your classroom with this collection of 15-20 minute videos featuring 2015 and 2014 X-STEM presenters covering a wide array of subject areas including space exploration, storm chasing, oceanography, the science of social networks, the physics of superheroes, mathematical puzzles and much, much more!  Filter the videos by subject matter, age group and/or speaker name to find the videos that fit your lesson plans.
To learn more about the upcoming 2016 X-STEM Symposium, click here for information.
Note: If your school site blocks Vimeo, you can download the videos ahead of time directly from the Festival’s Vimeo page
The video tags narrow down the presentation topics.

From HIV to Ebola: Hear how this eminent physician-scientist became Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease and why all young scientists should always expect the unexpected.

Dr. Crystal Dilworth offers a glimpse into her world as a molecular neuroscientist, professional choreographer and former dancer and shares how to find your own scientific voice.

Darlene Solomon, Chief Technology Officer for Agilent Technologies, discusses how biology is changing our future and how synthetic biology in particular has the potential to address some of our world's biggest challenges such as energy and healthcare.

Dr. Francis Collins shares his journey to become the Director of the NIH. 

Dr. J. Craig Venter, the Founder, CEO and Chairman of the J. Craig Venter Institute, discusses biological teleportation.

Evolutionary biologist Marlene Zuk takes on an evolutionary dilemma and discusses her research studying what happens when natural and sexual selection disagree?

Dr. Robert Tjian, President Howard Hughes Medical Institute, offers a look at innovative imaging tools that track biological molecules working in living cells.

Jack Andraka, teen cancer researcher and Intel International Science and Engineering Fair winner, was on a quest to change cancer diagnostics and create a test to detect the disease at an early stage.