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4 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Count Ukraine Out

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Anyone reading the headlines these days about Ukraine would find no lack of attention-grabbing items, ranging from spiraling inflation to separatist conflict in Eastern Ukraine. Not the most encouraging  news, right? A hypothetical observer might conclude that Ukraine’s future is rather grim. Fortunately, that estimation would belie the fundamental strengths of Ukraine beyond the...

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Matthew Muturi Kung’u is working hard to transform public health and biosecurity in his home country of Kenya.

Public Health and Zoonotic Diseases with Kenyan Epidemiologist, Matthew Muturi Kung’u

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Each year, CRDF Global helps support hundreds of projects for scientists who are unable to receive traditional funding for their research due to economic, political, or geographic isolation.One such scientist, Matthew Muturi Kung’u, is working hard to transform public health and biosecurity in his home country of Kenya. With his CRDF Global grant, funded by the U.S. Department of State...

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Communicating Science in Not So Plain English

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Mary Jo Sterne discusses the complexities of communicating science for non-English speaking researchers. It’s the year 2065. A young scientist in Beijing wakes up and turns on his computer. A robot brings him a cup of coffee as he logs into his virtual laboratory and greets his coworkers. He checks in with his teammates in Seoul and Honolulu and then chats briefly with his co-author in San...

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