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You Don't Need to Be Einstein, Just Have an MBA

The Next Einstein Initiative (NEI) is looking for a CEO, says TEDBlog. The initiative's goals are to build a network of postgraduate academic centers of excellence for math and science education in Africa. The CEO, of course, will manage and direct the development of the new program. Applications are due September 30.

The Scan

Billions for Antivirals

The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports.

NFT of the Web

Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports.

23andMe on the Nasdaq

23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported.

Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer

In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.