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FY15 Funding for Heliophysics

You probably heard NASA’s name come up several times during the coverage about the so-called “CRomnibus” funding bill that made its way through Congress a couple of weeks ago. 438 more words


Let scientists be scientists

The job of the scientist is, first and foremost, to pursue science, not funding. Larry Marshall, the newly appointed head of CSIRO, may have started out in science, but you know he’s spent too many years in business when – in his first official communiqué – he claims that scientists have a… 493 more words

Science philanthropists. Religion priests. Non religion.

Charles T. Munger has been known for many things over his decades-long career, including longtime business partner of Warren E. Buffett; successful investor and lawyer; and plain-spoken commentator with a wide following. 188 more words


This is the point.

Yesterday the European Space Agency successfully landed the Philae lander on comet 67P. Anyone can appreciate that it’s an astonishing technical achievement, but a recurring theme I have noticed on various news article comments and discussion boards is that there’s a significant proportion of the population who just don’t see the point. 778 more words


11:30AM 11/12/2014 - Personalized Medicine Coalition Award & Award Recipient Speech @10th Annual Personalized Medicine Conference at the Harvard Medical School, Boston

11:30AM 11/12/2014 – 10th Annual Personalized Medicine Conference at the Harvard Medical School, Boston

REAL TIME Coverage of this Conference by Dr. Aviva Lev-Ari, PhD, RN – Director and Founder of LEADERS in PHARMACEUTICAL BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE, Boston… 401 more words

Personalized Medicine & Genomic Research

Helplessness Blues

Yet another reply to an attack on science and science funding. Though I disagree with the sentiment in the last sentence, this is pretty spot on. 212 more words


HappiLabs on Illinois Business This Week

CEO and Founder of HappiLabs, Tom Ruginis, was interviewed by Illinois Business This Week, a Chicago-based news show. Watch to learn about the history, current state, and future of HappiLabs. 37 more words

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