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NYSCI 50th anniversary commemoration

Seth Dubin, Chairman Emeritus, NYSCI, introduces NYSCI’s 50th anniversary at the 2014 NYSCI Gala.

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NYSCI Gala: Honoring Alan Friedman (1942 – 2014)

On Tuesday, November 18, 2014, NYSCI will be hosting its annual Gala, An Evening of Science and Inspiration, at Cipriani 42 in Manhattan. As a preview, we will be profiling our honorees here on NYSCI’s website. Alan Friedman was in love with science, but what he loved…

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The ALAN J. FRIEDMAN Center for the Development of Young Scientists

To honor his memory and carry on his legacy, NYSCI established the Alan J. Friedman Center for the Development of Young Scientists.

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The Physicist Who Saved the Hall of Science

We launched the NYSCI Archives almost two months ago with a look back at 1966 when the Hall of Science reopened as a permanent museum following the World’s Fair. Two weeks ago, we looked back even further to 1964 and the opening of the Fair,…

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Remembering Dr. Alan Friedman: Einstein as Myth and Muse

Today’s featured book, Einstein as Myth and Muse by Alan J. Friedman and Carol C. Donley, reviews the impact of Einstein’s theories on major contemporary writers.

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Thinking of Alan

Updated May 4, 2014 – Earlier this week, we learned that Alan Friedman had fallen seriously ill. This morning, we received word that Alan has passed away. We are devastated at the loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Mickey. Alan was Director…

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