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Shubin Elected to American Philosophical Society | Science Life

Shubin Elected to American Philosophical Society | Science Life

Neil Shubin, interim co-director of the Marine Biological Laboratory and the Robert R. Bensley Distinguished Service Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy and Associate Dean for Academic Strategy at the University of Chicago, has been elected to the American Philosophical Society. Founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1743, the APS is the nation’s oldest learned society. Read more

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Six MBL Affiliates Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Six MBL Affiliates Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Six scientists affiliated with the Marine Biological Laboratory are among the 228 people recently elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS). The inductees include some of the world’s most accomplished scholars, scientists, writers, artists, as well as civic, business, and philanthropic leaders. Congratulations to: Jeremy M. Berg, American Association for the Advancement

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TED Features Video on Novel Model Organisms by MBL Fellow Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado

TED Features Video on Novel Model Organisms by MBL Fellow Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado

TED, the nonprofit organization “devoted to spreading ideas” that has grown from a single conference to a global powerhouse, has selected a talk by MBL Fellow Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado to feature on its homepage at TED.com.  Sánchez Alvarado’s talk, “To Solve Old Problems, Study New Species,” begins at the MBL, which he calls “arguably the

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