Expansion of Discovery Life PacBio Excellence Center Strengthens Cancer Fight

To the layperson, the expansion of the HudsonAlpha Discovery Life PacBio Center for Excellence to become one of the largest commercial long read sequencing services laboratories in the world sounds interesting, but probably quite confusing. Here’s what it could mean to cancer research. –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast host. “We are looking forward to […]

In Age of Covid-19 Exercise Can Be a Key to Good Health

It probably isn’t a cure all, but most experts agree that exercise and a good fitness regimen is a major benefit, especially during the coronavirus pandemic. Here are some of the reasons why exercise can help you mentally and physically. –By Brian Hurlburt, Magnifying Excellence Podcast Host. In a recent article at Health.com, writer Mallory […]

Excellence Spotlight – See How World’s Fastest Blind Sprinter Does It

Watching David Brown, who is blind, and his racing partner Jerome Avery sprint is stunning and breathtaking. Here’s video proof. If you aren’t looking very closely and paying attention, you would think you were watching Usain Bolt in an Olympic sprint. But while Bolt is mesmerizingly fast, what Brown does is more impressive. From Runner’s […]

Here Are Books On Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence Longlist

With still much time on our hands during days and nights at home, here’s some welcome news about how to pass the time. A total of 46 books (26 fiction, 20 nonfiction) has been selected for the longlist for the 2021 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction. This list will whittle down […]

Excellence Comes to NASCAR with Jordan, Hamlin, Wallace Team Up

In 2020, what happened off the raceway was just as important as what happened on it for NASCAR, especially when it came to racer Bubba Wallace pushing for social justice during a tumultuous summer. Racers immediately supported him as did a majority of fans, even as other fans voiced disappointing hateful rhetoric. Also off the […]

Tiger and Phil Discuss Excellence During Vegas Press Conference

There is no denying that both Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have achieved #Excellence during their careers. At The Match in 2018 at Las Vegas’ Shadow Creek golf course, the two discussed what the word means to them. I also asked Tiger the same question at the 2008 U.S. Open and he stayed consistent, saying […]

Medical Excellence Conference Reveals Need for New Thoughts, Leaders in Covid Era

It’s not all about sports at xlete.com – Magnifying Excellence, and it is quite clear these days that healthcare is as paramount to all of his as never before. The recent Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) Medical Practice Excellence Conference revealed how many in the medical industry are seeking Excellence and innovation in the era […]

First 5 Episodes of Season 1 are LIVE!

The first five episodes of season one are LIVE. For quick links to them, open this story. Season One guests are baseball hall of famer Greg Maddux, U.S. Naval graduate and former NFL star Napoleon McCallum. entertainer and business woman Susan Anton, basketball hall of famer and announcer Bill Walton and 15-year baseball player and […]