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We learned that Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers included $3M for SCI Research funding into his proposed budget, thanks to our legislative champion, Rep. Jimmy Anderson. Our CAN Manager, Jake Beckstrom, posted an update about this a couple weeks ago. Now we’re asking you to once again pick up the phone - no matter where you live - and contact these key legislators in Wisconsin ...

Ok, you probably heard about this or saw the video clip of the monkey playing a computer game with his brain. The headline is from Forbes. Note the first red flag: revolutionize. This word never adds up to anything but bait. The headline is for sure overstated, but the story itself is only partly lure. Pager, a little nine-year-old rhesus monkey, plays games on a screen, sipping on a banana smoothie as a reward. Check out the video ...

Today is the last day to join Team U2FP for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon. BONUS: A generous donor is offering to donate $500 for travel to and lodging at the Chicago Marathon!

Check out the recent news story about longtime Symposium attendee and more recent Wisconsin CAN advocate, John Martinson.