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Neuroscientist Ben Barres, who identified crucial roles of glial cells, dies at 63 - Stanford Medical Center Report


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He was promoted to associate professor of neurobiology and of developmental biology in 1998, and to a full professorship in 2001. In 2008, he became chair of neurobiology. From 2005 on, he was the director of the Masters of Science in Medicine Degree ...

ASU biochemistry senior spreads love of science and research - Arizona State University


Arizona State University
Editor's note: This profile is part of a series showcasing students in the School of Molecular Sciences. Jacob Jordan is a senior majoring in biochemistry and is the current president of ASU's branch of the Student Affiliates of the American Chemical ...

Britain's 'oversupply' of biology graduates risks skill shortage for vital jobs, report reveals - The Sun


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BRITAIN is producing too many biology graduates and not enough technicians to fill vital jobs, a damning skills report says. The National Audit Office's analysis of science, technology, engineering and mathematics skills for the economy blasted the ...

Use of Pesticides, Report of the President's Science Advisory Committee

Washington, District Of Columbia - United States

Full text of the 1963 report which exonerated Rachel Carson's Silent Spring of scientific error, and suggested federal policies for the regulation of pesticides -- out of print an unavailable for the past two decades.

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    Use of Pesticides: Report of the President’s Science Advisory Committee, May 15, 1963 « Millard Fillmore's Bathtub
    This is the full text of The Use of Pesticides, the report of the President’s Science Advisory Committee on May 15, 1963, which exonerated Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring of scientific error. Copies of the report remain difficult to find in many libraries, and unindexed on the internet.  The entire report has been in the public…

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