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Speaking of Science Policy

By | February 21, 2017

Notable quotes from the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting

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Replication Complications

By | January 18, 2017

An initiative to replicate key findings in cancer biology yields a preliminary conclusion: it’s difficult.

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A team of scientists was unable to replicate controversial, high-profile findings published in 2011.

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Science on Reddit in 2016

By | December 30, 2016

A conversation with Nate Allen, head moderator of r/Science

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Scientists Can’t Replicate Gene-Editing Method

By | November 21, 2016

Even with the original authors’ vector, the NgAgo technique doesn’t work in others’ hands.

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Group Proposes Strategies to Improve Antibodies

By | September 5, 2016

An expert committee encourages reagent providers to adopt one of five methods to validate products.

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Notable Science Quotes

By | July 1, 2016

Human Genome Project-Write; viruses are alpha predators; Zika and the Olympics

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Breathing Life Into Papers

By | June 12, 2016

Researchers prepare to launch an effort to make the scientific literature more dynamic.

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The Zombie Literature

By | May 1, 2016

Retractions are on the rise. But reams of flawed research papers persist in the scientific literature. Is it time to change the way papers are published?

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Speaking of Science

By | April 1, 2016

April 2016's selection of notable quotes

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