Larry Parrish

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The U.S. Government Launches a $100-Million "Apollo Project of the Brain"

Three decades ago, the U.S. government launched the Human Genome Project, a 13-year endeavor to sequence and map all the genes of the human species. …

He Was Diagnosed With Terminal Lung Cancer and Told to Get His ‘Affairs in Order.’ Then, Doctors Were in for a Surprise.

Gary Brausen was absolutely stunned when he was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. He was never a smoker, always ate well and had been an active hockey player for decades, but none of that protected him from the pain, uncertainty and surprise that came along with the illness.<p>Suddenly, his vibrant …

Chicago Riverwalk dining guide: Every bar and restaurant, deciphered

With the recent openings of Frost and Tiny Hatt, the Chicago Riverwalk scene now has six solid options for food, a cold drink and boat-watching, which is vastly superior to people-watching. Use this as your guide for your next visit.<p><b>NEW FOR 2016:</b><p><b>Frost</b> This third Chicago-area location of an …

A Scientist Deploys Light And Sound To Reveal The Brain

Lihong Wang creates the sort of medical technology you'd expect to find on the starship Enterprise.<p>Wang, a professor of biomedical engineering at Washington University in St. Louis, has already helped develop instruments that can detect individual cancer cells in the bloodstream and oxygen …

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How the Hell Does Quantum Mechanics Work Anyway?

People that know about quantum mechanics tend to talk about it very breezily, leaving us mortals behind. Be left behind no longer, though, with this …

Quantum Mechanics