Used lab equipment finds a second home overseas
Science is expensive. Labs in the U.S. can spend millions of dollars each year on equipment and supplies. But for scientists in the developing world, these costs are often prohibitive. And that’s where a clever idea has made all the difference.
My story aired on NPR’s All Things Considered.
I also have a story airing this weekend on PRI’s Living on Earth, about 40 minutes into the hour. In brief: Sometimes you stumble upon an animal that’s just plain bizarre. So bizarre that it redefines what you even mean by the word “animal.”