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Working with an Archive

Now that I have finished transcribing the letters I photographed from the “Ballards Valley and Berry Hill Penn Plantation Records, 1766-1873″ at Duke University (see this… 337 more words


Scientists uncover navigation system used by cancer, nerve cells

Duke University researchers have found a “roving detection system” on the surface of cells that may point to new ways of treating diseases like cancer, Parkinson’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). 617 more words


Course: Michael Jackson And The Black Performance Archive - Duke University, Fall 2014


Michael Jackson & The Black Performance Archive

Duke University | Fall Semester 2014

Wednesday @ 6:15pm – 8:45pm | White Lecture Hall (107) 346 more words

Michael Jackson

Michio Kaku: 'We are Now Entering a Golden Age of Neuroscience'

We have learned more about the thinking brain in the last 10-15 years than in all of previous human history. “There may come a day when the Internet might be replaced by a Brain-net, in which emotions, sensations, memories and thoughts are sent over the Internet.” 511 more words
Think Tank

Manuscript Road Trip: Carolina on my Mind

Thanks to the sleuthing and expertise of University of South Carolina English professor Scott Gwara, every manuscript in the state of South Carolina has been catalogued and imaged, and all of the resulting metadata has been gathered into a very useful and comprehensive website titled… 1,295 more words

Medieval Manuscripts