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Dave McCabe

LRIG - Laboratory Robotics Interest Group in Madison, WI

Contrivances of Science and Life

PRESENTED ON AUG 28, 2014
IN MADISON, WI @ VOL 10

Biotechnology can be understood as a transition from art to industry. There are amazing questions that will allow us to better understand the mechanisms that enable us to function. There are also real challenges that exist in providing scientists with the right tools, while makeing sure they ask the best questions. Dave McCabe highlights this transition from learning about mechanisms of life to developing tools that enable others to do better science.

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Understanding Cancer

BY KELLY HOLMES
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 22, 2015

"We believe by doing this basic research in our lab that we can have new ways of preventing cancer."

In "Understanding Cancer" from St. Neots Vol 3, scientist at Cambridge University, Kelly Holmes breaks down what cancer is, why it develops and what laboratories, like the one she works in are doing to fight the disease.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Wednesday, November 25th, 2015.

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Bioscienz

BY WIM DE LAAT
@ VOL 17 ON MAY 24, 2016

Gaat het er in het BioscienZ lab van wetenschapper Wim de Laat net zo aan toe als bij mad genius Walt?

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Designing a Laboratory: Art, Architecture, and the Founding of Fermilab

BY KATIE YURKEWICZ
@ VOL 5 ON NOV 10, 2016

"The sculpture that straddles the lab's entrance appears symmetrical when viewed from below but asymmetrical from all over views, reflecting the view of broken symmetry that is crucial in modern physics."

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory looks like no other science lab on Earth—thanks to the vision of founding director Robert Wilson and artist Angela Gonzales. Under their aesthetic direction, architecture, sculpture, color, and design combined to produce a lab that was revolutionary for its time. In Designing a Laboratory: Art, Architecture, and the Founding of Fermilab from PechaKucha Night Batavia Vol. 5Katie Yurkewicz shows off another side of the legendary physics lab.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday, February 2nd, 2017.

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Científico en es película

BY FRANCISCO J. CARRERA
@ VOL 1 ON APR 27, 2017

Francisco J. Carrera habló de su pasión por descubrir la ciencia en la vida cotidiana y el cine. ¿Cómo ven a los científicos? ¿Somos todos Sheldon Coopers? ¿O el señor Doktor Frankenstein? ¿O tal vez sólo gente normal con un trabajo peculiar?

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Ciencia de Cine

BY JÓNATAN PIEDRA
@ VOL 1 ON APR 27, 2017

A Scientist, Jónatan Piedra habló sobre la conexión entre la Ciencia y las películas. ¿Las películas de ciencia ficción (y los libros) predicen el futuro? ¿Es la ciencia realista importante en el entretenimiento?

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Why I do the March for Science?

BY DANIELLE ASSON
IN TOWNSVILLE

Danielle Asson is a PhD student at JCU researching conservation planning, with a passion for science communication and advocacy, and an undying love for cats.

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Automation and Employment

BY CHITRANSHI KHANDALKAR
@ VOL 10 ON JUL 28, 2018

Chitranshi Khandalkar, mechanical engineering student, handles the issue of increasing automation all around and its impending impact on the employment and employability.

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Simplification through Automation

BY NAMRATA MAHESH KUMAR
@ VOL 40 ON MAY 10, 2019

In the times when doing repeated tasks can affect productivity and time management, automation can be used to simplify and accomplish tasks faster.

Namrata Mahesh Kumar shares her experience in the software industry, where she learnt how things can be simplified in daily life with minimum software skills.

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Borneo Laboratory

BY WENDY TEO
@ VOL 7 ON MAR 23, 2019

An Evolving Material Library, a laboratory for Borneo Art and Crafts.