Advancing the frontiers of biology through research & education
Founded in 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has shaped contemporary biomedical research and education with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. Home to eight Nobel Prize winners, the private, not-for-profit Laboratory employs 1,100 people including 600 scientists, students and technicians. The Meetings & Courses Program hosts more than 12,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campuses in Long Island and in Suzhou, China. The Laboratory’s education arm also includes an academic publishing house, a graduate school and programs for middle and high school students and teachers.
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Seminar series: “Life Science Across the Globe” 12/9
December 9, 2020
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) is joining seven other prominent science institutions from five continents in the “Life Science Across the Globe” seminar series. December 9th, hear from Ying Liu and Wei Xie from Center for Life Sciences.
DNA Learning Center Event
Saturday DNA! Virtual Museum Tour: Ötzi the Iceman
December 12, 2020
Add some DNA to your day . . . virtually! Join us at the DNA Learning Center to view the world’s first replica of Ötzi the Iceman and to see what Ötzi’s body, DNA, and belongings tell us about Neolithic people.