Historians and philosophers of science and scientists work on the same problems. So, why not work on these problems together and transform the way we understand them? That’s what we do.

We are investigating how regeneration works across the scales of complex living systems.


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What people are saying about the McDonnell Initiative @MBL

It was nice to take the time to address philosophical issues within our research. The problems are known, but often ignored, as if they will somehow resolve themselves.

Katja Seltmann PhD Biology @ UCSB

The discussions opened my mind to the understanding on the current virtues and pitfalls of the system for which I am somehow expert.

Ramon Rossello-Mora PhD Microbiology @CSIC-UIB