An Interview with Ann Varela a...

Oct 11, 2020 by

Sydney Brenner Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Sydney Brenner was born around 1927—in South Africa—what do we know about his early...

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An Interview with Don M. Winn:...

Oct 5, 2020 by

Don M. Winn Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Don,I understand that you are doing a blog on the use of comics to help struggling...

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An Interview with Ann and Manu...

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Dr. Paul Berg Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Paul Berg—a key figure in genetics and recombinant DNA—where was he born, and where...

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An Interview with Manuel F. Va...

Sep 30, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Professor Varela, we know that Seymour Benzer is one of the most interesting scientists ever. Where...

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An Interview with J. Brooks St...

Sep 26, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) First of all, can you tell our readers a bit about yourself, your education and experience? I have...

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An Interview with Anne Beck: F...

Sep 24, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Anne first of all, thank you for taking the time to respond to me during these very difficulty...

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The Tear of Grief – An O...

Sep 23, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – Dr. Elder, over in Bayonne, New Jersey, stands a monument to all those who perished on 9/11. Where did...

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An Interview with Dr. Joanne F...

Sep 18, 2020 by

Dr. Joanne Foster Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Joanne, during this COVID-19 pandemic, my heart goes out to the millions of...

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Commentary : We Still Grieve a...

Sep 18, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – Although September 11th has come and gone, those impacted by the events of 9/11 and those who have...

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Discussing Molecular Biology a...

Sep 16, 2020 by

Reproduced with permission of the Rockefeller Archive Center.http://profiles.nlm.nih.gov/CC/A/A/L/P/_/ccaalp_.jpg 1) Professor...

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The Raising of the Flag on 9/1...

Sep 11, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – Dr. Elder, if there is any one picture that stands out in the minds of many Americans regarding 9/11,...

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An Interview with Darrell West...

Sep 10, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Darrell, you have just co-authored a book entitled” Turning Point: Policymaking in the Era of...

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Commemorating 9/11: A Series o...

Sep 8, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – Professor Elder, a lot of horrendous things happened on 9/11 but let’s just discuss one...

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An Interview with Jeanne Pasco...

Sep 4, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – Jeanne, first of all can you tell us a bit about who you are and what you do and what you are trying...

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To Honor them all:

Sep 3, 2020 by

8 EMT’s/Paramedics60 Police Officers343 Firefighters2997 CiviliansALL REMEMBERED ( I am not sure if we can ever be 100 percent...

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Commentary and Introduction- 9...

Sep 1, 2020 by

Each year in September, we pause to reflect on 9/11. For those who lived through it, it needs no introduction. For those who lost...

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An Interview with Dennis Borel...

Aug 29, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – 1) Dennis, what is your exact title and where do you work and what are you trying to accomplish?...

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An Interview with Blane A. Tra...

Aug 26, 2020 by

1) Dr. Trautwein, first of all can you tell us a bit about yourself, your education and experience? I am a teacher for children with...

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On the Passing of Sir Ken Robi...

Aug 23, 2020 by

Michael F. Shaughnessy – One of the premier minds of the last 80 or so years has passed. Sir Ken Robinson died on August 21,...

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An Interview with Professor Do...

Aug 10, 2020 by

William Smallwood Michael F. Shaughnessy – William Smallwood was a lesser known figure in the American Revolution, yet gave...

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