Martin Fisher

Host, The Weekly Experiment

Martin S. Fisher is the Executive Director of Science Central (Fort Wayne, IN). Martin has worked over 30 years in the science center and museum field. He holds a B.S. degree in Zoology from Miami University (Oxford, Ohio) with an emphasis in vertebrate ecology and a M.A. degree in Science Education from The Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio) with an emphasis in environmental education and educational psychology. Martin has served on a number of professional committees in the museum and education fields, including the Association of Science-Technology Centers, Association of Indiana Museums, Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, Northeast Indiana Hospitality Association, Indiana Space Grant Consortium, the Northeast Indiana Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (NISTEM) Education Resource Center, and a Mayoral-appointed Task Force. Martin also hosts weekly science segments on the local ABC/NBC television station.

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Health & Science
3:00 pm
Sat October 11, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What are Wind Instruments?

In this week's episode of The Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from from Science Central talks about wind instruments.  What are they, and what are they used for? 

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Health & Science
7:37 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is Wind?

In this week's episode of The Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central explains wind.  What is it, and where does it come from? 

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Health & Science
1:40 pm
Sat September 27, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Ticks

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central teaches us about ticks.  

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Health & Science
1:00 pm
Sat September 20, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Wool

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about what wool is and where it comes from.  

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Health & Science
12:23 pm
Sat September 13, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is Silk?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about silk. What is it, and where does it come from?

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Health & Science
3:00 pm
Sat September 6, 2014

Weekly Experiment - What is an Octopus?

This week on the Weekly Experiment, Martin Fisher from Science Central talks about octopi.  What are they, and what are their defense mechanisms? 

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Health & Science
1:25 pm
Sat August 30, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Coriolis Effect

On this week's episode of the Weekly Experiment, we learn about the Coriolis effect.  Martin Fisher from Science Central explains what it is and what we use it for. 

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Health & Science
1:43 pm
Sat August 23, 2014

Weekly Experiment - Hurricanes

How are cyclones formed? Just what are the conditions that create a hurricane? Martin Fisher of Science Central provides a detailed overview of one of nature's most powerful weather events.

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Health & Science
11:22 am
Fri August 15, 2014

Episode 162 - Fireworks

Health & Science
2:00 pm
Fri August 8, 2014

Episode 161 - Caves

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