Get them lab supplies, funding, and higher education infrastructure. That’s my naive response to anyone asking me how to boost agricultural biotechnology in Africa. And I would suggest that implementing existing technologies is more important than developing new ones: in particular access to clean seed and high-yield crop varieties as well as classical breeding programs for African crops. 253 more words
Schuyler White as Tony and Maddy Jarvais as Maria. Photo: AudraHatch.com
WEST SIDE STORY debuted on Broadway almost 60 years ago, with music by Leonard Bernstein, lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and a book by Arthur Laurents, conceptually inspired by Jerome Robbins as a contemporary musical adaptation of… 996 more words
So summertime movies are popping up every week now. I just saw Star Trek:Beyond, today. I’ll write about that in a little bit. Next week Jason Bourne returns in what is promised as a conclusion to the tale of the badass spy with memory problems. 675 more words
A handful of Verizon subscribers taking advantage of old unlimited data plans will not be happy about this: The carrier will begin disconnecting people using more than 100GB a month starting August 31. 151 more words
**Quick warning, this is not a glamorous post and kind of just odd thoughts!
Long time no follow-up! It feels appropriate to write a little given that during my twelve hour work days, I spend at least eight of those hours browsing Craigslist and reading Bachelorette smash-blogs. 974 more words