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Dr Geraldine P Woods (1921-1999) was inarguably the most influential scientist in establishing and promoting NIH’s programs in research and research training for underrepresented groups. Therefore, I have chosen her story for my entry to this month’s Diversity in Science blog carnival recognizing Women’s History Month. My interest in Dr Woods was inspired by a…

My colleague, DrugMonkey, recently wrote an absolutely fantastic post on bigotry in sports and the pioneers other than Jackie Robinson in breaking the so-called color barrier. I had actually forgotten that in the 1970s, Warren Moon spent much of his career in the Canadian Football League because NFL teams wanted him to convert to some…

Wayne Sutton is to social media what Bora Zivkovic is to science blogging. So, I got this tweet today from Wayne from Blackhippychick’s Blog on 100 Black Twitterers of note: Are you curious to know what the African American Community is twittering about then check out these 100 Black Twitters. The ones chosen except in…