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Q&A: EU science under Belgium

By | July 22, 2010

The new EU president talks priorities, economic recovery, and how they plan to make scientists' lives easier over the next six months


Opinion: Erase science's blacklist

By | July 14, 2010

A researcher recently found guilty of misconduct argues that he—and all other penalized scientists—still have a valuable place in science.


Tickling the NIH ivories

By | July 9, 2010

The grand piano in the National Institutes of Health's Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Center fills the facility with music


Dining with frogs

By | July 2, 2010

A molecular gastronomer and environmental artist team up to make diners reconsider the source of their food and the impacts of their eating habits

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The Youth Pill

By | June 25, 2010

A new book explores the science behind the quest to extend healthy life span


Web genomics exposes ethics gaps

By | June 24, 2010

While connecting SNPs to playful traits such as curly hair and optimism, 23andMe reveals loopholes in the regulation of genomics research


Brain paintings

By | June 11, 2010

An artist and a neuroscientist are plumbing the depths of human perception to create works of art that explore quirks in how we view the world

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Crystals in lab, rock on stage

By | June 3, 2010

Danish rock musician Johan Olsen is just as excited about protein crystals as he is about his band's new album


War zone

By | May 21, 2010

An invasive ant defies the rules of social evolution by conquering California with battles between enormous colonies that act like separate species.

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Strike hurts Puerto Rico science

By | May 18, 2010

Researchers complain as University of Puerto Rico strike exceeds 50 days


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