Blog: Supporting Science with the First National U.S. Science Festival



October will mark the United States’ first national science festival with the launch of the USA Science & Engineering Festival. Over a million attendees are expected to enjoy science-themed concerts, events, and hands-on science activities at the main festival in Washington, D.C., or satellite festivals in 20 other states.Read More

Date Posted: 09/29/10

Blog: Can We Now Predict Diabetic Heart Disease?



Scientists believe they have identified a molecule that could help predict type 2 diabetes and identify those people with the condition that are most at risk of developing heart and circulatory disease.Read More

Date Posted: 09/17/10

Blog: Students uncover science...from a bus?

Photos courtesy of Ben Dubin-Thaler

The nonprofit Cell Motion Laboratories is running an interactive lab on wheels -- a 1976 transit bus stuffed with state-of-the-art scientific resources. The goal? Use this BioBus to allow students to experience science first-hand. Learn more about the BioBus and how Life Technologies' support is helping mold the scientists of tomorrow.Read More

Date Posted: 09/08/10