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Generation Space!

Our book Generation Space: A Love Story will be released into the world on April 4, 2017. The book launch (pun intended!) is on Friday, April 7. 137 more words

Space Exploration

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: A Surprisingly Compelling Beach Read

So, I had arrived at the beach with almost nothing besides a bunch of bathing suits, and for a couple days it was nice just meditating in a hammock by the ocean.  770 more words


Behind the Scenes: Chicago Field Museum

October 2016

Preserved beaver 

Bird of paradise 

Termites and their queen


Science Writing

The Life Aquatic

This week’s essay takes its inspiration from Dinty Moore’s “Google Maps” form.

To interact with and read the story, in any order you choose, please click through the markers on the map. 79 more words

Science Writing

Now you can be B positive in 2 mins! - A new blood typing method

In the Microbiology lab I teach, blood typing is one of the labs that my students enjoyed doing as it directly applies to their own life. 901 more words

Science Writing

Honey, you on birth control?- A contraceptive for men

A recent executive order signed by the US president would not allow any foreign non-profits that receive health funds from the US to use it for providing abortion services (1) . 824 more words

Science Writing

Here Goes Something...?

Nothing is more awkward than the first post of a blog. It is like introducing yourself in the middle of a crowd at an airport. No one cares, and those who may care cannot hear you. 365 more words

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