September 21 is World Alzheimer's Day.
The theme for World Alzheimer's Day™ 2014 is Dementia: a journey of caring. This year,
Alzheimer associations across the world will focus their activities on the care required
by people with dementia throughout the course of the condition.
Alzheimer associations will focus their activities on reducing the stigma associated
with dementia and making communities more dementia-friendly.
LifeScience Moment: American Association for the Advancement of Science founded."
On September 20, 1848, the American Association for the Advancement of Science was founded which marked the emergence of a
national scientific community in the U.S, and was the first organization established to promote the development of science and
engineering at the national level and to represent the interests of all its disciplines.
AAAS serves some 261 affiliated societies and academies of science and publishes the peer-reviewed general science journal Science.
It's a Small World
Brucella Melitensis Colonies
"When people thought the Earth was flat, they were wrong. When people thought the Earth was spherical they were wrong. But if you think that thinking the Earth is spherical is just as wrong as thinking the Earth is flat, then your view is wronger than both of them put together."
Isacc Asimov, American writer