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Blogging Ethics

07/22/2014 - 2:30am
The $3 billion California Institute for Regenerative Medicine, the world’s largest stem cell research agency, is funded by the state - not the...
07/22/2014 - 2:30am
The Singularity is Near, A True Story about the Future, based on Ray Kurzweil’s New York Times bestseller, intertwines a fast-paced A-line...
07/22/2014 - 2:30am
So I finally got around to reading Max Tegmark’s book Our Mathematical Universe, and while the book answered the question that had led me to read it...
07/22/2014 - 2:30am
Over the past few weeks, revelations of potentially dangerous errors in US federal labs handling pathogens have placed health and safety high on the...
07/21/2014 - 9:54am
Several aspects of a recently published experiment conducted by Facebook have received wide media attention, but the study also raises issues of...
07/22/2014 - 2:30am
Voltaire once said that “work saves a man from three great evils: boredom, vice and need.” Many people endorse this sentiment. Indeed, the ability to...