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Miles Obrien

Sharing Priorities and Being Fearless

Bill Couzens | Posted 08.10.2016 | Detroit
Bill Couzens

This morning I read of the obituary of Frances Oldham Kelsey, an "FDA Officer Who Blocked Thalidomide," who died at age 101. Her tireless efforts to u...

By Land and by Sea

Bill Couzens | Posted 09.08.2014 | Impact
Bill Couzens

Chris Renouf, riding for Less Cancer Bike Ride to Mackinac 2014 One of the historic sailing and great Michigan traditions is the Bell's Beer Bayview ...

Miles O'Brien Training for Less Cancer Bike Ride

Bill Couzens | Posted 09.02.2014 | Impact
Bill Couzens

Award-winning journalist and Board Member Miles O'Brien is training for The Less Cancer Bike Ride to Mackinac. The ride leaves July 12th with O'Brien and Team Less Cancer.

Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Miles O'Brien Bash CNN

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 05.20.2014 | Media

Neil deGrasse Tyson brought former CNN science journalist Miles O'Brien on to his radio program Sunday to discuss some of the problems in contemporary...

Love Is the Engine -- Knowledge Is the Power

Bill Couzens | Posted 06.14.2014 | Impact
Bill Couzens

Knowledge is power -- it is the power in all our choices, from the food we choose to put on our tables to who we vote for in our local and national elections. Less Cancer must be everyone's priority, and I am grateful to the many people who have joined the fight.

Leaving the Next Generation an Empty Bag: The Big Mop-Up

Bill Couzens | Posted 05.31.2014 | Healthy Living
Bill Couzens

If cancer is preventable (meaning its prevalence can be reduced by making lifestyle and/or environment changes, excluding hereditary cancers), then how and why are we still struggling to reverse the increasing incidences of cancer?

Miles O'Brien to Join the Bike Ride to Mackinac

Bill Couzens | Posted 05.23.2014 | Impact
Bill Couzens

Then I felt it... a weighty, wet, salty tear slip out of the corner of my eye. All I could think to do was not have him see me, so I quickly bent down so he would not see that I had started to cry. As I crouched down out of sight, I wondered how I could disappear

Reporter Who Lost His Arm Says He Went Down 'Dark' Road

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 03.20.2014 | Media

Miles O'Brien has seemed remarkably positive in public since losing his arm last month, but the PBS correspondent said Wednesday that he worked to get...

Journalist Opens Up About Horrifying Accident

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 03.11.2014 | Media

Reporter Miles O'Brien spoke to PBS on Friday about the aftermath of the horrifying accident that cost him his arm. O'Brien had to have his arm am...

SHOCKING: Journalist Forced To Have Arm Amputated

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 02.28.2014 | Media

Miles O'Brien -- the journalist and anchor who has worked for CNN, PBS and many other places -- has had to have most of his left arm amputated, he rev...

This Week In Space: New Planets Found, Obama's Decision, More (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Miles O'Brien and the good people at SpaceFlightNow helpfully recap all the major space news from the past week. Along with some fascinating interv...

Miles to Go: CNN Fires Technology Unit, Keeps Ridiculous Technology

Chez Pazienza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Chez Pazienza

You'd be hard-pressed to find anyone who's been screwed as thoroughly and with as much sheer audacity by CNN over the past few years as Miles O'Brien.

Jason Linkins

Miles O'Brien, CNN Sci/Tech Beat Over: A 'Real Disappointment' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I think it's really disappointing that CNN has decided to shutter its science and technology unit, just as President Bush is leaving office and hopes ...