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Guest post: The a-​​capella-​​singing salamander scientist

Today’s guest post comes to you from the capable hands of blos­soming sci­ence writer Gwen Schanker, AMD’18. Schanker just com­pleted her first year at North­eastern, where she studies jour­nalism and […]

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Guest post: RoboLobster goes to India

This post was written by one of my favorite North­eastern grad stu­dents, Dan Blus­tein, who studies bio­mimetic robots in biology pro­fessor Joe Ayers’ lab. Read on for details on his […]

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In the lab: Mike Pollastri

Chem­istry and chem­ical biology asso­ciate pro­fessor Michael Pol­lastri has sev­eral under­grad­uate and grad­uate stu­dents working in his lab. They mix and create com­pounds, test whether those com­pounds are what is […]

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Guest post: Opening up drug discovery for neglected diseases

This post was written by asso­ciate pro­fessor Michael Pol­lastri. Neglected trop­ical dis­eases are a col­lec­tion of infec­tious dis­eases that pri­marily affect the poor in devel­oping nations, and many have extremely […]

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Guest Post: The one billion map

Ear­lier this month, the Obama admin­is­tra­tion announced its plan to put $100 mil­lion toward building a net­work map of the human brain. World leading net­work sci­en­tist and North­eastern Dis­tin­guished Professor […]

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Guest Post: Compassion — it does a society good

I’m excited to intro­duce today’s guest blogger: Lori Lennon, sci­ence com­mu­ni­ca­tions diva. That’s not her offi­cial title, just what I like to call her. Really, she’s the com­mu­ni­ca­tions coor­di­nator for […]