Science in Sign: Lydia Callis Interprets an Article on Scientific Signs





Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Jan 5, 2013

Lydia Callis, a sign language interpreter, translates a shortened version of an article by Douglas Quenqua, explaining how new signs are being developed that may enhance scientific communication.

Related interactive feature: http://nyti.ms/SIlkpr

Related article: http://nyti.ms/VgWwUo

Subscribe to the Times Video newsletter for free and get a handpicked selection of the best videos from The New York Times every week: http://bit.ly/timesvideonewsletter

Subscribe on YouTube: http://bit.ly/U8Ys7n

Watch more videos at: http://nytimes.com/video


Want more from The New York Times?

Twitter: https://twitter.com/nytvideo

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nytimes

Google+: https://plus.google.com/+nytimes/

Whether it's reporting on conflicts abroad and political divisions at home, or covering the latest style trends and scientific developments, New York Times video journalists provide a revealing and unforgettable view of the world. It's all the news that's fit to watch. On YouTube.

Science in Sign: Lydia Callis Interprets an Article on Scientific Signs


  1. 2922

    A Lesson in Dying: A Nurse With Cancer Offers Herself as Instruction in Caring

  2. 2923

    Death of a Prisoner: Tragic Return Home of a Guantánamo Bay Detainee | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  3. 2924

    Aqua Dice Project Sets Sail - Artist of the Floating World

  4. 2925

    The Do Not Enter Diaries: Teenage Bedrooms and the Forbidden Frontier

  5. 2926

    Oscars 2013: A Great Year in Film - The Carpetbagger

  6. 2927

    Academy Award Memories: First Oscar Experiences - The Carpetbagger

  7. 2928

    Shopping With Rita Ora: Jordans and Jewelry | The New York Times

  8. 2929

    Tech Review: Calendar Apps and Programs - 60 Seconds With Pogue

  9. 2930

    Saving Chatham: Violence Tests a Chicago Community's Backbone

  10. 2931

    How to Cook a Steak - Mark Bittman

  11. 2932

    Coat of Arms: On the Street With Bill Cunningham

  12. 2933

    Vows: Yoko and Andy - NYT

  13. 2934

    Nancy Pelosi: 'Gun Violence Prevention Is the Mission That We Are On'

  14. 2935

    Welcome to the Brave New World of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses)

  15. 2936

    How to Make Cinnamon Rolls - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  16. 2937

    Relocation in the Andes: Resistance to Mining Company Chinalco's Plans

  17. 2938

    President Obama Press Conference: Chuck Hagel and John Brennan Nominated

  18. 2939

    The Subway Shuffle: Navigating the Transit Quirks of New York City

  19. 2940

    Favorite Movies and Performances of 2012 - The Sweet Spot

  20. 2941

    Links in the Chain: Giving and Receiving Kidneys

  21. 2942

    William Wegman's Wilderness: An Artist and His Dogs at Home

  22. 2943

    Ashima's Ascent: Rocking the Climbing World | The New York Times

  23. Science in Sign: Lydia Callis Interprets an Article on Scientific Signs

  24. 2945

    Movie Review: '56 Up,' 'On the Road' and 'This Is 40' - This Week's Movies

  25. 2946

    Facing Cancer in Your 20s - Life, Interrupted

  26. 2947

    Demystifying Conducting: The Connection Between Gesture and Music

  27. 2948

    A Soul Surfer, in Winter: Cold Adds 'Layer of Fun' for Queens Man

  28. 2949

    New Year's Resolutions Apps - Tech News 2013

  29. 2950

    A Chat With David O. Russell - The Carpetbagger

  30. 2951

    How to Make a Bouquet Garni - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  31. 2952

    A Poacher's Redemption: One Man Converts to Counter the Ivory Trade

  32. 2953

    The Best Moment of 2012 - The Sweet Spot

  33. 2954

    In Afghanistan, Deadly Cold Returns: Winter Threatens Refugees in Kabul

  34. 2955

    Fisher Island Off Miami Coast Seeks to Maintain Seclusion - Paradise Built

  35. 2956

    Christmas Week: On the Street With Bill Cunningham

  36. 2957

    Green Cards for Vermont's Kingdom: For U.S. Visas, Foreigners Invest in Rural Jobs

  37. 2958

    Drone Spy Wars: Militants in Pakistan Film Confessions and Death

  38. 2959

    President Obama on Fiscal Cliff Negotiations: Deal Is 'Within Sight'

  39. 2960

    In Beard-Cutting Case, Amish Await Hate Crime Sentences

  40. 2961

    An Illustrated Talk With Maurice Sendak | The New York Times

  41. 2962

    Jumping for Show: Drug Abuse in the Equestrian World

  42. 2963

    How to Make Bacon-and-Egg Pie - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  43. 2964

    Taxing for Environmental Costs: Ireland Attacks Its Debt

  44. 2965

    Movie Review: 'Django Unchained,' 'Les Misérables' and 'West of Memphis' - This Week's Movies

  45. 2966

    Senator Joe Lieberman's Farewell: Connecticut Lawmaker Looks Back

  46. 2967

    Eggs With Chicken Livers - Mark Bittman

  47. 2968

    Wright's Law: A Unique Teacher Imparts Real Life Lessons | The New York Times

  48. 2969

    For Fishermen in Gaza, Relaxed Rules Restore Old Opportunities

  49. 2970

    Dandies in the West Village - Intersection

  50. 2971

    Jollytown: On the Street With Bill Cunningham - Fashion News 2012

  51. 2972

    The Music They Made: A Sampling of Songs From Artists Who Died in 2012

  52. 2973

    The iEconomy: Factory Upgrade - Apple News 2012

  53. 2974

    Diploma Divide: The Increasing Influence of Class in the Classroom

  54. 2975

    Brooklyn Ballers: The Borough of Basketball Players

  55. 2976

    A Hockey Anomaly: Seth Jones Breaks a Few Hockey Stereotypes

  56. 2977

    John Goodman in the Crescent City - The Carpetbagger

  57. 2978

    Morphing Monasteries: Commercial Buddhism in Thailand

  58. 2979

    Pondering 'Lincoln' - The Sweet Spot

  59. 2980

    Movie Review: 'Zero Dark Thirty,' 'Amour' and 'The Guilt Trip' - This Week's Movies

  60. 2981

    Young and Homeless: The Recession's Impact on Young Americans

  61. 2982

    Fresh Kills: From Landfill to Park on Staten Island

  62. 2983

    The Civilian Toll of Cluster Munitions - Syria News 2012

  63. 2984

    N.R.A. Press Conference: Group Calls for Armed Guards in Schools | The New York Times

  64. 2985

    The Avalanche at Tunnel Creek: Disaster on the Mountain

  65. 2986

    Android Cameras Reviewed - 60 Seconds With Pogue

  66. 2987

    Jerry Seinfeld Interview: How to Write a Joke | The New York Times

  67. 2988

    Wal-Mart Comes to Teotihuacán: A New York Times Investigation

  68. 2989

    President Obama Delivers Gun Control Statement | The New York Times

  69. 2990

    How to Make Lemon Ricotta Cookies - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  70. 2991

    Syria 2012 | The Fight for Aleppo | The New York Times

  71. 2992

    Feast in a Day - Mark Bittman and Sam Sifton

  72. 2993

    In Spain, Having a Job Doesn't Guarantee a Paycheck

  73. 2994

    President Obama's Complete Speech at Vigil in Newtown, Connecticut

  74. 2995

    How Social Media Affected Newtown Coverage - TimesCast Media+Tech

  75. 2996

    Reality Show: On the Street With Bill Cunningham - Fashion News 2012

  76. 2997

    In Times Square, It's Terry Jones vs. the Beatles | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  77. 2998

    Coping in Newtown, Connecticut, After the School Shooting

  78. 2999

    Newtown, Connecticut: No Longer Anytown After the Shooting

  79. 3000

    Connecticut School Shooting: Newtown's Appeal

  80. 3001

    Connecticut School Shooting: Making Sense of the Newtown Massacre

  81. 3002

    After the Flood, a Lobster Roll Business Is Back - Hurricane Sandy 2012

  82. 3003

    Connecticut School Shooting: Residents React to the Newtown Massacre

  83. 3004

    Connecticut School Shooting: How to Speak to Children About the Killings | The New York Times

  84. 3005

    Connecticut School Shooting: President Obama's Emotional Statement | The New York Times

  85. 3006

    Sharing Music (and Cookies) - The Sweet Spot

  86. 3007

    Exclusive: Lebanese Captives Speak Out - Syria News 2012

  87. 3008

    Movie Review: 'The Hobbit,' 'Any Day Now' and 'The Girl' - This Week's Movies

  88. 3009

    The Fiscal Cliff: How Will It Impact President Obama's Second Term?

  89. 3010

    Midtown Shooting: Killing of Brandon Lincoln Woodard a Professional Hit?

  90. 3011

    Google Maps App for iPhone Reviewed - 60 Seconds With Pogue

  91. 3012

    Solo, Piano - N.Y.C. | Op-Docs | The New York Times

  92. 3013

    Coming Back After Hurricane Sandy: A Good Foundation

  93. 3014

    Ratings Down, Profits Up - The Sweet Spot

  94. 3015

    Midtown Shooting: NYC Police Release Footage of Gunman in Brazen Attack

  95. 3016

    Cooking Fried Shallots - Mark Bittman

  96. 3017

    The Fiscal Cliff: The Week Ahead in Negotiations

  97. 3018

    Men First: On the Street With Bill Cunningham - Fashion News 2012

  98. 3019

    How to Make Crown Roast of Pork - Cooking With Melissa Clark

  99. 3020

    Dueling Protests Continue in Cairo - Egypt News 2012

to add this to Watch Later

Add to