The 2020 Curious Science Writers Boot Camp Was Like No Other
May05

The 2020 Curious Science Writers Boot Camp Was Like No Other

It was the middle of July 2020. The world was gripped in the throes of COVID-19. It was a summer unlike any other. With schools across the country closed for the pandemic, countless summer learning opportunities also came to a standstill.. With a dearth of engagement and enrichment opportunities for high schoolers in the summer of 2020, Curious Science Writers Boot Camp rose to the occasion. Undaunted by the challenges, the program...

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Could Sea Sponges Wipe Out Tuberculosis?
Jan19

Could Sea Sponges Wipe Out Tuberculosis?

In Brief Tuberculosis (TB) is a resilient, deadly, airborne infectious disease. It is a leading cause of death by infectious diseases worldwide. Sea sponges could hold the key to fighting this highly resistant disease by inhibiting the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the bacteria that causes TB. Many Americans might assume COVID-19 is the only active pandemic at this time. However, they would be wrong. Tuberculosis (TB) kills...

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