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The Importance of Basic Research
Karen Kashmanian Oates, Ph.D.
Dean of Arts and Sciences, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
The rock star status of today's scientific celebrities encourages aspiring scientists to focus on the retail possibilities that can result in fast fame and wealth. While understandable, this unwittingly neglects a crucial part of the scientific equation.
I Owe It All to Science
Student at Dartmouth College
Through the other participants and the sights we saw, my eyes were opened to how vast the world really was, yet how some things remain universal -- one of them being people and another being science.
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