Daily Archives: February 7, 2012

President Obama Speaks at White House Science Fair

The Christian Science Monitor President Obama hosted a White House Science Fair Tuesday, in case you haven’t heard. From the Red Room to the State Dining Room, the executive mansion was full of those fold-out cardboard display boards we all … Continue reading

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African American History | Dr. Vivien Thomas

Wiki :  Vivien Theodore Thomas (August 29, 1910 – November 26, 1985) was an African-American surgical technician who developed the procedures used to treat blue baby syndrome in the 1940s. He was an assistant to surgeon Alfred Blalock in Blalock’s experimental … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Tuesday Open Thread

Working overtime with BTO- Bachman Turner Overdrive’s “Takin’Care of Business” Wiki: Bachman–Turner Overdrive ( /ˈbækmən/;[1] frequently known as BTO) is a Canadian rock group from Winnipeg, Manitoba, that had a series of hit albums and singles in the 1970s, selling … Continue reading

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