Adrienne Burke

Adrienne Burke

I Love Writing About Innovators

Journalist and editor specialized in tech, science, health, entrepreneurs, startups, and small biz; freelancing since 2010 after 15-year career creating and editing biz magazines. Follow @adajane

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New York Academy of Sciences

Building the Knowledge Capitals of the Future

By: Adrienne J. Burke | posted October 1, 2008
If you made a list today of the world's innovation hotbeds, Mexico City wouldn't be on it. Sure, the city has become known since the 1980s as an internat...

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New York Academy of Sciences

Confronting Malnutrition With Science | The New York Academy of Sciences

By: Adrienne J. Burke | posted October 21, 2010
More than three billion people worldwide are affected by malnutrition. With undernutrition as well as overnutrition contributing to cognitive and develo...

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New York Academy of Sciences

How Industry Takes Science Outside the Box

By: Leslie Taylor and Adrienne Burke | posted April 1, 2008
Every second year since 2004, Finland's President has presented the $1.5 million Millennium Technology Prize to an individual whose innovati...

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New York Academy of Sciences

How to Build an Innovation Ecosystem

By: Adrienne J. Burke | posted April 21, 2011
Overlapping circles are a common convention for illustrating how the players in an innovation network are connected. It's a simple way to show how investo...

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Science Education Crisis Intervention | The New York Academy of Sciences

By: Alan Dove | posted January 15, 2010
On October 4, 1957, a rocket launched from the steppes of Kazakhstan delivered the first artificial satellite into Earth's orbit, giving the Soviet Union an ear...

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Science & Prizes | The New York Academy of Sciences

By: Adrienne J. Burke | posted February 3, 2011
In a day and age when "thinking outside the box" is universally touted as the fastest path to scientific and technological innovation, incentive prize c...

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New York Academy of Sciences

Spreading Science Knowledge Far and Wide

By: Adrienne J. Burke | posted April 16, 2010
Surely you've noticed: The scientific community is undergoing a research-and-data-sharing sea change. Perhaps slower to take to Web-based dissemination th...

New York Academy of Sciences

Stimulated by Science | The New York Academy of Sciences

By: Adrienne J. Burke | posted October 9, 2009
When Karen Burke reflects on her path to a career as a research scientist and medical doctor, she credits her mentors and supporters—inorganic chemist Mi...

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Stimulus for Science | The New York Academy of Sciences

By: Adrienne J. Burke | posted April 9, 2009
It's no exaggeration to say that applause rang out in the halls of science on January 20 when President Barack Obama pledged during his inaugural address t...