Category Archives: History


Breaking the Habits that Enslave Us: Q&A with Charles Duhigg

Category: Books, Culture, History, Interview, Journalism, Marriage Equality, Media, Mindfulness, Neuroscience, Placebo effect, Race, Science, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Science Writing Sampler Platter

Category: Academia, Blogging community, Botany, chemistry, Dietary Supplements, HeLa, History, Natural Products Chemistry, Natural Products Pharmacology, North Carolina, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, science journalism, The American South, The Working Scientist | Leave a comment

Book of the Year: Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism

Category: Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Culture, Health, History, Neurodiversity, Science, Science Writing | Leave a comment

The Sketchbook of Susan Kare, the Artist Who Gave Computing a Human Face

Category: Apple, Art, Books, Culture, History, Media, Multimedia, Personal computing, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

White House Appointee Ari Ne’eman on the Power of Autistic Community

Category: Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Culture, Education, Ethics, Health, History, Journalism, Media, Neurodiversity | Leave a comment

What Kind of Buddhist was Steve Jobs, Really?

Category: Art, Books, Buddhism, cancer, Culture, History, Media, Mindfulness, Personal computing, Psychedelics, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s the difference between HeLa and HeLa S3 cells? Part I: Launching the lab

Category: cancer, HeLa, History, REPOST | Leave a comment

Happy 75th to the Wellcome Trust!

Category: History, North Carolina, Pharmaceuticals, Pharmacy, Research Funding | Leave a comment

Is that a special dialect?

Category: History, Humor | Leave a comment

Practical Tips on Writing a Book from 23 Brilliant Authors

Category: Asperger Syndrome, Autism, Books, Buddhism, E-books, History, Journalism, Media, Mindfulness, Neurodiversity, Poetry, Science, Science Writing, Technology, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment