ISSUE EIGHT: SEPTEMBER 2012

Discoveries

Visualizing Synaptic Signaling
Technological innovations let Reese and colleagues visualize synapses in action.
Thomas Reese's Talk

Science and Society

Openness in Academia
Schachman asks if openness and sharing in academia can be preserved.

Howard Schachman's Talk

Memorable Moments

Summer at the MBL
Scientists flock to the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA each summer. We ask them why.
MBL Visiting Faculty's Talk

International

Building RedCiencia
Building RedCiencia Creating an online global network for Spanish-speaking scientists.
Cristián Hernández-Cuevas's Talk

Science in Pakistan
Khan describes, from firsthand experience, the challenges and excitement of science in today’s Pakistan.
Shahid Khan's Talk


Biological Sciences in India
Biological Sciences are alive and well in India and Mayor encourages involvement.
Satyajit Mayor's Talk

Becoming a Scientist

How I Became a Scientist
Following his own interests led Bishop to a successful life in science.

J. Michael Bishop's Talk

Careers

Life at a Primarily Undergraduate Institution (PUI)
Campbell is both a biology teacher and a researcher.

Malcolm Campbell's Talk

Microbial Oceanography
Being a Microbial Oceanographer combines traditional lab research with journeys to the bottom of the sea.

Julie Huber's Talk

Working at the Food and Drug Administration
Woodcock describes her experience working at the FDA and its key role in drug development.

Janet Woodcock's Talk