October 10th, 2013

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Alzheimer’s treatment breakthrough: British scientists pave way for simple pill to cure disease

Alzheimer’s treatment breakthrough: British scientists pave way for simple pill to cure disease

Scientists have hailed an historic “turning point” in the search for a medicine that could beat Alzheimer's disease, after a drug-like compound was used to halt brain cell death in mice for the first time.

Posted by Michael Zeleny on 10 Oct 2013, 18:29

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Krugman Wrong About Inequality, Harvard

Krugman Wrong About Inequality, Harvard

Paul Krugman, in his continuing obsession with socio-economic inequality, penned a column last month in which he criticized class stratification at Harvard, citing it as evidence that the U.S. is turning into a Dickensian incarnation of A Tale of Two Cities. “The point, of course, is that as the bus...

Posted by Michael Zeleny on 10 Oct 2013, 22:50

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