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USANA United for Youth: Helping Kids Live Healthier

For years, USANA has been doing more and more to positively impact the lives of children—partnerships with the Linus Pauling Institute’s Healthy Youth Program and HealthCorps®, support for Children’s Hunger Fund, and more. Now that movement…
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Linus Pauling: Scientific Pioneer

The trivia question reads: Who received his high school diploma the same year he won his second Nobel Prize? The answer is Linus Pauling — one of the greatest scientific minds of the 20th Century and the namesake of one of USANA’s most…

Scientifically Speaking: Legacy & Discovery Are Alive at LPI

Inside the lab of a nearly new building. Inside a petri dish and the clear, seemingly non-descript liquid dripped from so many pipettes. Inside the cells composing various in vitro experiments and the DNA that builds life itself. Zoom in close…

Scientifically Speaking: Collaborating for Scientific Good

Science seems a scary, incomprehensible idea for some. In truth, it is nothing more than the quest for understanding. Today, scientists are simply using the corner pieces of previous scientific discovery as a starting point to complete the…

A Personal Tour of the Linus Pauling Science Center

It belongs. The Linus Pauling Science Center is right at home on the campus of Oregon State University. Square. Brick. Red. It’s another complementary color against the evergreen backdrop of well-watered Oregon. And it’s new, that much you…

The Miracle of Science: A Trip to the Linus Pauling Institute

At cruising altitude, in the middle of a sentence, I’m compelled to look out the window. I’m beckoned by the jagged, snow-covered peak of Mt. Hood jutting through a bed of cheap cotton stuffing — demanding to be reckoned with. It’s…