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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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CSHL’s Rob Martienssen honored with prestigious Barbara McClintock Prize

CSHL’s Rob Martienssen honored with prestigious Barbara McClintock Prize

January 19, 2018

Plant geneticist Rob Martienssen awarded prestigious McClintock Prize...

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Basic Science Needs Your Support

Basic Science Needs Your Support

Dr. Bruce Stillman, President & CEO, discusses why basic research is important....

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Killer disease, miracle drug

Killer disease, miracle drug

The story of a child’s illness, a scientist’s quest, and the circumstances that made possible the successful development of a life-saving treatment

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Ötzi the Iceman Museum Tour - DNA Learning Center

Ötzi the Iceman Museum Tour - DNA Learning Center

Wednesday, February 21, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Visit the DNA Learning Center for a tour of the Ötzi the Iceman exhibition led by one of our staff educators. Hear Ötzi's story and find out what we..

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Saturday DNA! Agar Art

Saturday DNA! Agar Art

Saturday, March 10, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Come to the science scene on Saturdays! Join us for exciting Saturday DNA! sessions and add some DNA to your day . . .

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Science Walking Tour

Science Walking Tour

Sunday, March 18, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

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Come take a scientist-guided walking tour of our 120-acre waterside campus and find out about the Lab’s 127 years of pioneering discoveries.

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<em>Base Pairs</em> Episode 13: A lesson in class

Base Pairs Episode 13: A lesson in class

In this episode, we share three distinct stories about classification in the life sciences and how genetic information is changing how we define...

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