The DANA Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, and Dangerous Minds

The question of whodunit used to be mostly black or white. Jurors’ jobs were easier: either the perp was crazy, or he wasn’t. These days, however, neurological evidence is making its presence felt in the courtroom. How to integrate complicated neurological data into the already tricky business of divining guilty or not guilty? That’s where a couple of brave foundations come in.
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New Website, Big Changes for the Dana Foundation

Long a prominent funder for brain research, the Dana Foundation seems to be looking to support more tried-and-true science. It rolled out a total redesign of its website on January 6th, 2014, complete with a new banner that proclaims, “Dana Foundation, Your gateway to responsible information about the brain.”
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