Underground Invention Still Driving Scientific Progress

The foundation of today’s established scientific communities is composed of the discoveries, inventions and theories of counter-culture, amateur pioneers in their fields. It’s the perseverance and ability to look at...

Bedlam in Brazil: What You Need To Know

Brazil has been embroiled in internal political strife since 2014, the year the South American country hosted the FIFA World Cup. (https://www.buzzfeed.com/otilliasteadman/brazil-hold-my-caipirinha?utm_term=.vlMkjdxjw#.xuq926V2J). Pressures on ordinary Brazilians are mounting, with the...

World’s First Semi-Synthetic Lifeform Created

Scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) in San Diego, California synthesized DNA in 2014 and used the base pairs to create a life form using E.coli bacteria. The bacterium...

The Leadership of Rick Smith in Securus Technologies

The provider of criminal and civil justice technology services, Securus Technologies recently announced the addition of new senior sales executives. The new employees will be given the task of developing...