On a warm spring night in California’s Palomar Mountains, a young man named Richard Preston stood beneath a sky full of stars. Slowly, he wandered toward a small white dome that stood out against the night’s cloak of darkness, lured by a combination of curiosity, elevator music, and laughter. 721 more words
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Coverage of the “breaking news” story out of the Connecticut College neurology department–which collected preliminary data indicating that (in rats, at least) Oreo cookies and similarly sugary snacks have the same addictive power as addictive drugs, such as cocaine.
See article here.
I will be conducting a workshop on Scientific Writing in Venture Centre, NCL Innovation Park in Pune from 13-18 Feb 2017. The workshop will focus on building the capacities of PhDs, Post Docs and early career scientists for writing better scientific papers, project reports and grant proposals. 118 more words
Mirella Orsi è una Science writer, conduttrice radiofonica e divulgatrice scientifica con sede a Londra. Membro della Association of British Science Writers(ABSW)con il suo lavoro si ccupa di scienza e medicina e in particolare di farmacologia, chimica, fisica, astrofisica e biologia. 122 more words