UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry Grad Student on National TV

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UCLA Chemistry & Biochemistry graduate student Jeffrey Vinokur (Bowie Lab) appeared on ABC’s The View and NBC’s Today Show with his performance as the “Dancing Scientist.”

Jeffrey Vinokur, also known as the Dancing Scientist, recently appeared on ABC’s The View, performing a 5 minute science segment with Whoopi Goldberg. The View has a viewership of 3 million people daily, and is the 4th longest running daytime talk show in history (17 seasons). Vinokur’s segment covered safety of household products and an experiments kids can do at home using only red cabbage and a blender. Photos and video from the appearance are available below.

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Vinokur also appeared on NBC’s Today Show and wowed hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb with his robotic dance moves and experiments showing how to turn water into “wine” and how a glass can disappear when it’s submerged with the right liquid mixture. Please click on the photo below to watch the video.

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Click the photo above to view the Today Show segment