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Children Synthesize Two Dollar Version of Martin Shkreli’s $750 Malaria Drug
The aim was to enable anyone in the community (from professors and pharmaceutical professionals, to undergraduates and school classes) to help solve our most pressing health concerns. […]
Anyone could take part, all the data and ideas had to be public domain, and there were to be no patents. Our lab notebooks were no longer sitting on the bench of a locked lab, but were updated in real time on the internet.
WAR ON WORDS: Facebook Censorship Widens, Website to Curate ‘Favored’ News
The US media’s neoMcCarthy-like witch hunt continues as social media giant Facebook creates a newly designed feature that allows the website to curate ‘favored news’ in its News Feed section.
A new feature called ‘Collections’ created by Facebook appears to be yet another exercise in formalizing group think – specifically designed to highlight “approved” mainstream ‘news’, while serving to push down or quell any political piece or issue which falls outside prescribed mainstream Western media talking points.