Daily Archives: February 20, 2007

Page to scientists – get marketing, PhDudes!


Google Founder Larry Page spoke to the American Scientists Friday and encouraged them to market science projects better and also to look for solutions to pressing problems.    Good advice indeed.    I’m frustrated to see so much of the innovation and … Continue reading

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Mardis Gras a billion dollar tourism event? I’m skeptical.


CNN just reported that New Orleans’ Mardis Gras can bring a billion dollars in economic benefits to New Orleans, though they implied it would be less this year with “only” 700,000 visitors to Mardis Gras this year. I’m initially very … Continue reading

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