Dr. Paul Ruggieri

Sep. 19, 2014

Dissecting the Politics and Money Behind Health Care

In The Cost of Cutting, private practice surgeon Paul Ruggieri delves into the shadowy ways money influences health care.

The Cost of Cutting: A Surgeon Reveals the Truth Behind a Multibillion-Dollar Industry, paul ruggieri, health care

Jan. 13, 2012

A Doctor Tells All in ‘Confessions Of A Surgeon’

In a new book, Surgeon Paul Ruggieri takes readers behind the operating room doors.

surgeon, medicine, health care, hospitals


Michael Pollan Talks Plants and Food

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Cephalopod Spectacular


Mystery Box

Teaching Ancient Nautilus New Tricks

\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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