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Blogging Ethics

07/28/2016 - 11:19pm
We’re heading for a world population of 10 billion people — but what will we all eat? Lisa Dyson rediscovered an idea developed by NASA in the 1960s...
07/28/2016 - 11:19pm
Refrigerated pasteurized milk typically lasts about two to three weeks before turning into a wretched hive of scum and villainy. A new process...
07/28/2016 - 11:19pm
Neuroengineer Ed Boyden wants to know how the tiny biomolecules in our brains generate emotions, thoughts and feelings — and he wants to find the...
07/28/2016 - 11:19pm
I received a correspondence from a reader who wonders about “the triumph of judgment over spontaneity as we emerge from childhood into adulthood and...
07/28/2016 - 1:36pm
A thought-provoking piece was recently published with NPR discussing an ethical dilemma doctors face when treating patients in need of organ...
07/28/2016 - 11:02am
This report presents selected findings on the provision of health care services in U.S. state prisons. Findings on admissions testing for infectious...