C2ST Blog


March and the Birth of Another Giant of Science

By Sanford (Sandy) Morganstein

It will be the 138th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s birth on March 14.

Einstein once wrote to Freud: “[Great men] have little influence on the course of political events. It would almost appear that the very domain of human activity most crucial to the fate of nations is inescapably in the hands of wholly irresponsible political rulers.”



Science in the City Annual Gala 2017

Join Chicago Council on Science and Technology for Science in the City, our 7th Annual Fundraising Gala!


The March for Science: An Opportunity to Mobilize

By Janet McMillan


February and the Birth of Scientific Giants

By Sanford (Sandy) Morganstein

February is an especially good time to think of the scientific method and its deep connection to truth.  It’s also a good time to think about the relationship of science to the citizen’s role in emphasizing truth. 


Rethinking why we don’t have a cure for Alzheimer’s

Rethinking why we don’t have a cure for Alzheimer’s

By Janet McMillan, C2ST volunteer and graduate student in chemistry at Northwestern University