Suraiya Haroon Post-Doctoral Fellow, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Vermulst Lab

Science Stories: Suraiya Haroon's Unexpected Question

Suraiya Haroon, biologist and researcher at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, recalls what happened when a group of elementary school students asked her to explain how they get genes from both their parents.

About Science Stories at The Franklin Institute

That moment when you looked into the night sky and realized that bright light was a planet. When you peered through a telescope for the first time. That moment when you dove beneath the waves and touched something with your foot.

Everyone has a Science Story.

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6 Places To Tell Your Stories

Digital technology has opened up a whole new world of online and in-person storytelling platforms and projects covering a variety of subjects and implemented through a myriad of mediums and platforms. In addition to The Franklin Institute’s Science Stories, here are some more.

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Science Stories has been supported by an Advancement grant from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage.