Ready for future Bams?

The gruesome television footage and heart-wrenching articles covering the Bam earthquake inevitably took me back to the summer of 1990 and the devastating Roudbar earthquake.

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Anti-terrorism or anti-science?

This letter appeared in Chemical and Engineering News magazine (December 15, 2003) under the title “Economic sanctions go too far” . The unilateral U.S. economic

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A story of talk

When she was five, talking was the best thing there was.  There were times at school and at home when she would stand and listen

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