ESP Biography

ROBERT ABOUKHALIL, Biologist and Editor of Technophilic Magazine

Major: Computational Biology

College/Employer: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Year of Graduation: G

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

By day, Robert is a computational biologist; by night, he is an entrepreneur, a web developer, a science communicator and an avid reader. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in computational biology at Cold Spring Harbor Lab ( and is the publisher of Technophilic Magazine, a sci/tech magazine where students share knowledge, ideas and projects (

Past Classes

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S68: Evolution: What's all the fuss about? in Splash Spring 2013 (Mar. 30, 2013)
We'll discuss what evolution is and how it works (it's real easy, I promise). Then, we'll go through the many misconceptions about evolution and tackle them one by one.