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Joanne Manaster originally shared:
 
Evidence that regenerative medicine has promise.
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Hi Lauren can u pls email me on mofokengmr2@gmail.com the z an info I need bout pigs
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Really neat post.
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She was responsible for many of Apple's iconic icons. Here's Steve Silberman on Susan Kare, the woman who gave computing a human face.

http://blogs.plos.org/neurotribes/2011/11/22/the-sketchbook-of-susan-kare-the-artist-who-gave-computing-a-human-face/
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My latest article for Miller-McCune.
The science of optogenetics uses light pulses in the brain for therapy or to affect behavior.
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finally, finally! DSL installed. 6 Mbps per speedtest.net. happy!
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yayayayayayayayaya!!!
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I wish I liked the editing process more. I think I might try Truman Capote's work method - lie on a chaise and sip a drink (moving from tea, to sherry, to martinis). I'll skip puffing a cigarette, though. And yes, I'm working on a Sunday.
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please check this out - an upcoming film about twin sisters with cystic fibrosis who have undergone double lung transplants. and please sign up for organ donation.
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link to the movie website: http://thepoweroftwomovie.com
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The new generation of online and data-savvy science writers now have a new sandbox to play in, testing new ideas and experimenting with science writing, thanks to newly launched Scientific American 'C...
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Genuine happiness requires peace of mind or a degree of mental composure. When this is present, hardship counts for nothing. With inner strength or mental stability, we can endure all kinds of adversity.
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When we were driving through Maine, saw the 2 best wordplay hair salons ever. First we passed Cutting Remarks, and then a few miles later, Curl Up and Dye.
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IIRC, Curl Up and Dye is the name of the hair salon in Runaway Bride (where Joan Cusack works, I think)
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Came home from a wonderful coastal Maine vacation to garden and honeybees thriving! There are so many bees in the cuke & squash flowers that I could hardly check for cukes without brushing one. And because i was too lazy to trellis they are taking over an entire 4x8 bed plus the (very weedy) paths. Tomatoes are finally ripe. Happy happy.
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Matt made me the ultimate homegrown supper tonight: our own pastured-raised chicken (smoked with apple wood from our orchard), over salad greens from my garden, with local Cellars at Jasper Hill cheese, and dressing I made from local sour cream and buttermilk. An avocado from CA sullied this otherwise ideologically pure dish (not to mention salt, pepper and spices).
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Just sent 50 (ish) chickens to be "processed." Yes, that's a euphemism. But they will be on ice in a little while. Feels so good to get that done! And a lot easier than the way we've done it before (see step by step instructions below, not for the squeamish).
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Someone just sent me to this one but it is broken into multiple pages. Is there a one-page version anywhere? Having to turn pages when using electronic media is just insane.
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I write about science, food, farming, and parenting. Working on my first novel.
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  • Freelance writer, present
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freelance writer
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I'm a freelance writer. Although I can and will write about anything, I especially enjoy science (medicine, biology, health and psychology), food (and the science of food), sustainable food systems, and small- and micro-scale farming and homesteading.
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  • Swarthmore College
    Psychology/English Literature, 1991 - 1994
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