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Dr. Orion Berryman talks with Hank about the cool chemistry going on in his lab, and Jessi from Animal Wonders brings in Prickle the Hedgehog!

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(Intro)

Hank: Hello.  Welcome to SciShow Talk Show.  It's that day on SciShow where we talk to interesting people about interesting stuff.  Today, we've got Dr. Orion Berryman.  Did I get that right?

Orion: Nailed it.  

Hank: Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the University of Montana.  You have a group, the Orion Berryman group, and we have talked to people from your group before.  It's pretty cool to have a group.  Like, how does that happen?  Do you like--

O: It's like a bunch of groupies following you around.

H: Yeah.

O: No, it's like--

H: Just graduate students doing your bidding.

O: Exactly.  Like slave labor basically.

H: That's way better than groupies.  Do crystallography for me.  Make a molecule.  Go.

O: That's right.  Certain benefits, anyway.

H: Yeah, you've littered my coffee table here with molecules.

O: Yeah, sorry about that.  

H: No, it's fine.  I accept.  You--so you're doing organic chemistry.

O: Yeah.  We call it physical or organic chemistry, or supramolecular chemistry.

H: Supra?

O: Supra, yeah, so the chemistry outside of a molecule.  

H: Wait a second, 'cause isn't all chemistry just molecules?

O: Yeah, so, I mean, typically, when you think of organic chemistry, a lot of organic chemists construct molecules or figure out efficient ways to synthesize or make a molecule, and that's really important for the applications that we do, but we're also interested in once we make that molecule, can we study it and learn how it interacts with other molecules?

H: So, I mean, isn't that just all chemistry?

O: Yeah, so--

H: I don't mean to harsh your buzz.

O: No, that's really great.

H: But molecules interacting with each other.  

O: Yeah, so that's the really cool part of being a supramolecular chemist, is that you can apply research in supramolecular chemistry to any chemistry field.

H: Yeah, and you've got these 3D printed molecules here and these all look basically like the same thing, except that, so these two are the same, except for whatever this is.

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