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BioCurious? The DIY garage biology movement

Would you enjoy reprogramming lab bacteria with DNA from a jellyfish to make them glow green? How...
Department of Veterans Affairs goes social

In an effort to help break down long-perceived barriers between the Department of Veterans Affairs...
Open source health

This year has seen a good deal of discussion about the escalating costs of healthcare and shrinking...
Open*Health 2011 best images

The visual components on opensource.com are an important element to the look and feel of our content. The images help set the tone for the site. The imagery embodies qualities such as motivational, editorial, authoritative (but not authoritarian), human, and optimism. Without our imagery, the content on the site would be plain and unsightly. We'd like to highlight some of the images from 2011 and give you a chance to pick your favorite.
Open*Health 2011 best images

The visual components on opensource.com are an important element to the look and feel of our...

Today kicks off the 2011 mHealth Summit in Washington DC, which will run through December 7. The...
logical radical

When it comes to treating, curing, and preventing cancer, modern medicine has largely failed. You...
Todd Park: New incentives + Information liberation = Rocket fuel for innovation

Every time I come to The Syracuse Tech Garden there is always something new and exciting. This time...