Featured Story :: November 21, 2014

Scientific Serendipities: Happy Accidents on the Road to Discovery

By Maxine Nunes The scientific method behind some of the world’s most significant discoveries might be described in a single word — oops! Of course, fortuitous accidents are usually preceded by a great deal painstaking groundwork. Take, for example, what happened back in 1928. A brilliant scientist had spent years searching for a cure for […]