What We’re Watching – June 5
Tim Anaya – Digging Up Ways to Lower Costs for High Value but Expensive Drugs
In the latest video in the “Escape the Drug Pricing Maze” video, Sage the Detective Dog digs up clues on biologics and gene therapies – drugs that offer tremendous value for patients but are some of the most expensive drugs. Along the way, the Professor and Pete Paystoomuch learn that there are many distinct challenges to develop markets for competition and lower drug costs for each unique class of drug.
Rowena Itchon – Words of Wisdom: Herman Munster’s Advice
It’s been a rough week, and sometimes it helps to reflect on the timeless wisdom of Herman Munster.
Evan Harris – SpaceX Docks with International Space Station
After a successful launch into orbit earlier this week, SpaceX’s Dragon Endeavour spacecraft docked with the International Space Station. Watch as astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley join the crew aboard our orbiting laboratory.
Ben Smithwick – Snapshot: Life on L.A.’s Skid Row during the pandemic
This video from “Sunday Morning” on CBS showcases National Geographic photographs taken in L.A.’s Skid Row during the COVID-19 pandemic. The photos serve as a reminder of the human tragedy playing out on the streets of California.