Awards: CASW ClarkPayne

Storygram: Eric Boodman’s “Accidental Therapists”

Eric Boodman • • January 23, 2018
PUBLISHED BY: STAT ON March 22, 2017
CASW ClarkPayne

Gale Ridge could tell something was wrong as soon as the man walked into her office at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station. He was smartly dressed in a collared shirt and slacks, but his skin didn’t look right: [highlight]It was bright pink, almost purple — and weirdly glassy. …

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Storygram: Natalie Wolchover’s Vision of Future Physics

Natalie Wolchover • • February 28, 2017
PUBLISHED BY: Quanta Magazine ON September 22, 2015
CASW ClarkPayne

Get Nima Arkani-Hamed going on the subject of the universe — not difficult — and he’ll talk for as many minutes or hours as it takes to transport you to the edge of human understanding …






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A Fight for the Soul of Science

Natalie Wolchover •
PUBLISHED BY: Quanta Magazine ON December 16, 2015
CASW ClarkPayne

Physicists typically think they “need philosophers and historians of science like birds need ornithologists,” the Nobel laureate David Gross told a roomful of philosophers, historians and physicists last week in Munich, Germany, paraphrasing Richard Feynman. …






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Madhumita Venkataramanan: My Identity For Sale

Madhumita Venkataramanan •
PUBLISHED BY: Wired ON October 30, 2014
CASW ClarkPayne

Madhumita Venkataramanan reveals the lucrative trade in our so-called “anonymous” data.






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