Lynn Ware Peek

Producer/ Co-Host

When it comes to Park City meetings and events, as well as education issues for the entire Summit County, Lynn Ware Peek has it covered. She join the station in 2012. Lynn co-hosts two of KPCW’s Public Affairs Hour shows, The Mountain Life ( which she also is the producer) on health and lifestyle on Wednesdays and Cool Science Radio, tackling science and technology  every Thursday. 

Ways to Connect

Dr. John Lawrence, co-founder of Park City's East West Health is on a mission to transform your life and health by providing the right tests, delivering innovative-natural treatments, and working as an integrated medical team with their patients. The health care at East West treats both chronic and acute conditions through enhancing hormones, nutrition, gut health, joint mobility, and brain performance without drugs or surgery. 

As we head towards fall and winter in this very dry year — are you guilty of laying off of the sunscreen?  The sun is lower in the sky so you may perceive a lesser threat from the harmful rays. The fact is, according to our guest, board certified dermatologist Dr. Jennifer Haley, winter is even drier, the harshness of the cold and the wind, and the reflection of UV rays off the snow all create added challenge for your skin. Dr. Haley brings a wealth of knowledge about skin and skin care. 

  Katy Wang, the Executive Director of the  Park City Film Series, joins the show. On Thursday, September 27, the Film Series  will screen the film, "The Most Unknown," a film that has scientists from various disciplines explaining their work to each other. It is part of their STEM educational series. A panel made up of  scientists and science educators will meet after the screening to talk about how to get kids excited about science.

 

 Marcia Bartusiak, a professor of science writing at MIT, joins Cool Science Radio. She discusses her new book,  Dispatches from Planet 3:  32 Brief Tales on the Solar System, the Milky Way and Beyond. In 32 concise and fascinating essays, the author provides a deeper understanding of the nature of the universe and those who strive to uncover its mysteries.

 

 

 

 Cool Science Radio speaks with Sharon Anderson Morris,  the programs director for Strategic News Service, the Future in Review (FiRe) events and the managing director of FiReFilms, supporting world-changing documentaries to create positive global awareness and change. The Future in Review conference will be at the Stein Eriksen Lodge, October 9-12, 2018.

 

Our guest Dana Bowman, in her new book, How to Be Perfect Like Me, discusses the lure of perfectionism, trying to be a flawless wife, mother, and person in recovery. In this funny and revealing follow-up to her best-selling book Bottled, Dana reflects on how we live in a society of excess, always pushing ourselves to do and be better. However, it doesn’t take her long to realize that self-care and getting over herself is the key to happiness.

Our guest Ellen Van Vechten is an attorney turned drug and alcohol counselor. She examines the chaos many families endure when addiction disrupts their lives. Based in part on her own family’s journey, Van Vechten explains the science of addiction, the theory of treatment, and the Twelve-Step model of recovery, providing sensible information and tips for reasoned action in support of a loved one while fostering personal growth and recovery.

  Paul Shapiro joins Cool Science Radio. He is the author of Clean Meat: How Growing Meat Without Animals Will Revolutionize Dinner and the World. Shapiro is an inductee into the Animal Rights Hall of Fame and served as the vice president of policy engagement for the Humane Society of the United State. He discusees the 'next great scientific revolution,' that is underway -- discovering new ways to create enough food for the world's ever-growing, ever-hungry population. 

 

  In celebration of NASA's 60th anniversary, professor and space historian, John Logsdon, takes us on a journey from the shore of Florida to the moon and beyond by weaving together documents from NASA's history in The Penguin Book of Outer Space Exploration. He will chart for us the greatest moments in human spaceflight. 

  Emma Garrard, nordic coach for the Park City Ski and Snowboard Nordic team, joins the show to encourage juniors from 9-15 to join the junior division of the REd Bull 400, in a smaller endeavor called the Park City 200. Participants will climb up the K60 jump on Friday evening to raise money for the PCSS Nordic team and to have fun doing it. 

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