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Contribute A ‘Like’ Or A Tweet To Back A Boston-Based Science Blog?

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Ma’am, Mister, could you spare a “Like” or a tweet? For a worthy cause, a Boston-based site like CommonHealth that would cover science?

My distinguished colleagues — Carol Cruzan Morton and Karen Weintraub — and I have just submitted a grant to the Knight Foundation seeking start-up money for a science blog that would be called TheLab.WBUR.org. Now we need to demonstrate our networking prowess to show that we’d have the wherewithal to build a community if we get the money.

Truly, it’s a good cause. Our application is posted here and here are some highlights:

TheLab.WBUR.org: Original science coverage and conversations, connecting scientists and the public, based in Boston but rising to global interest.

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