Horwitz Prize Awarded for Research Revealing How the Brain is Wired

A “L3” neuron in the fruit fly visual system. (Image credit: S. Lawrence Zipursky lab) THANKS;COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY;MEDICAL CENTER September 22, 2015 Posted in: Campus News, Neurology, Neuroscience                    Columbia University will award the 2015 Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize to S. Lawrence Zipursky, PhD, for discovering a molecular identification system that helps neurons to navigate and…

Romance For Dummies 101

Originally posted on Morning Story and Dilbert:
Vintage DilbertSeptember 3, 2003 Christmas is officially over. Today I dragged the tree with its fifteen remaining needles out to the curb, tied the Christmas lights into one great big ball like I found them, and dumped the odd remains of two ham-a-ramas and a jalapeño cheese log…