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John Farrell
Works at Forbes
Attended Harvard University
Lives in USA
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My post today on Eugene V. Koonin's new paper at NCBI.
A leading biologist argues that the standard approach to research in evolution needs an overhaul.
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It's not too late for the ideal Christmas gift....
Matt Simon's new book explores a bestiary of evolution's nastiest critters that even Darwin couldn't embrace.
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Our latest entry at the myStanza Channel. Matthew Zahnzinger performs a poem by Boston poet Jim Dunn. 
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With apologies for the misspelling in the feed header. My post today on the 'Penguin Lady' and her role in Homeward Bound's first expedition....
The first voyage of the Homeward Bound program is bringing women scientists together to build leadership skills and expand the presence of women in leadership roles around the world.
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A movement I hope can attract people from all over the spectrum.
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Launching the New Pro Life Movement. Starting with feminism. 
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My last post for 2016: Jenann Ismael's fascinating new book.
Science Book of the Year for 2016 tackles the knotty problem of free will for humans in a universe seemingly constrained by physical laws.
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Doug Griffin performs a wintry classic for the myStanza Channel. 
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Latin Geeks: check out Catullus' Poem Two, performed for myStanza by Allison Olivia Choat. 
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Poornima Kirby in the latest addition to our myStanza Library. The brief but poignant classic by William Blake. 
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How, exactly, the laws of physics will crumble if NASA's impossible space engine turns out to really work.
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Science writer and media producer.
Introduction
I write about science, technology and how they affect the planet's hairless primates. In particular, how they affect the philosophies of said primates.
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Author of The Day Without Yesterday: Lemaître, Einstein and the Birth of Modern Cosmology
Education
  • Harvard University
    English, 1980 - 1984
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Male
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John W. Farrell
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Write and produce.
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  • Forbes
    Contributing blogger, 2010 - present
    Writing on science and technology.
  • Cengage Learning
    Media producer, 2008 - present
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