January is National Birth Defects Prevention Month.
January is National Birth Defects Prevention Month and the theme: "Birth defects are common, costly, and critical" focuses on the impact and
frequency of birth defects
The National Birth Defects Prevention Network (NBDPN) provides you the resource materials to promote birth defects awareness and prevention.
LifeScience Moment: Legislation in Tennessee called for a ban on the teaching of evolution.
On January 21, 1925, Rep. John Washington Butler introduced legislation in the Tennessee House of Representatives that called for a ban on the teaching of
The proposed law, known as the Butler bill, would prohibit the teaching of "any theory that denies the story of the Divine Creation of man as
taught in the Bible, and to teach instead that man has descended from a lower order of animals."
Life Science Evolution...
It's a Small World
Rug fibers & dust particles, Photo credit: Andrea Ferro, Clarkson University
"Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever."