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Science Nation: Medicine and Engineering Join Forces to Restore Disfigured Faces

2 minutes 35 seconds

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Patients who have suffered devastating facial injuries sometimes go to great lengths to hide themselves from public view. At the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, civil and mechanical engineer Glaucio Paulino saw the possibilities of combining engineering and medical skills to tackle the complex challenge of facial reconstruction. Part of the National Science Foundation Series “Science Nation.”

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Runtime: 2 minutes 35 seconds

Science Nation
Episode 1
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 2
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 3
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Science Nation
Episode 4
4 minutes
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Science Nation
Episode 5
4 minutes
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Science Nation
Episode 6
3 minutes 6 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
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Episode 7
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Science Nation
Episode 8
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Episode 9
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Episode 10
3 minutes 19 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12