#FedFeed – Federal researchers bring science to Facebook Live

Welcome to the #FedFeed, a daily collection of federal ephemera gathered from social media and presented for your enjoyment.

Federal scientists are exploring a new frontier: Facebook Live. The National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins interviewed NASA astronaut Kate Rubins about her experiments with DNA sequencing on the International Space Station.

Meanwhile, at Oak Ridge National Laboratories, a major Department of Energy installation, nuclear engineer David Renfro took viewers on a tour of the High Flux Isotope Reactor.