Monthly Archives: August 2017

Need eclipse glasses?

Did you wait too long to buy your eclipse glasses? Don’t worry, you can still safely view the eclipse by using a pinhole camera! Stop by the first floor of Himmelfarb Library between 9-3 on Monday, August 21 to make your own. … Continue reading

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Elevator Maintenance in Himmelfarb Library Sept-Nov 2017

The Himmelfarb Library elevator will be out of service for replacement from September 11, 2017 through November 29, 2017. This project will also cause some noise disruptions in the library although the noisiest times will be from 5 a.m. to … Continue reading

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Scientists edit mutation from human embryo

Research recently published in Nature describes how scientists edited the genes in a human embryo.  Scientists sought to remove a specific genetic mutation, the MYBPC3 mutation, which has been associated with the development of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. In hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the myocardium heart … Continue reading

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Get your favorite computer!

Do you have a favorite computer in Himmelfarb’s third floor computer lab? Wondering if it’s available for you to use right now? Check out our new online availability checker to see how many computers are currently available for use. You … Continue reading

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Congratulations to prize winner!

Congratulations to Mary Matecki, the winner of the MSI Library Orientation door prize, a pass for two to the Newseum!

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