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The End of Science Sexism?

By | November 5, 2014

A study suggests that, at least in US academia, men and women now receive roughly equivalent treatment in the workplace. The scientific community disagrees.

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Snakebites Get DNA Fingerprint Treatment

By | November 4, 2014

Researchers have developed a technique for determining the species of snake responsible for a bite by sequencing genetic material from the fang marks.

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Birdsong Breakdown

By | November 4, 2014

The hermit thrush favors harmonies like those in human music.

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LabCorp Buys CRO

By | November 4, 2014

The $6 billion deal marks yet another massive transaction in the health-care industry.

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Rare Disease to Inform Ebola Susceptibility?

By | November 4, 2014

Parents of children with the fatal genetic disease Niemann-Pick Type C are taking an active role in research to understand how mutations associated with the disease may protect against Ebola.

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Study: Scientists Witness Plagiarism Often

By | November 3, 2014

A meta-analysis of surveys used to gauge plagiarism among scientists finds that nearly one-third of researchers have witnessed the problem.

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TS Picks: November 3, 2014

By | November 3, 2014

Ebola prediction; selling your science; training new researchers

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Stomach in a Dish

By | November 2, 2014

Researchers generate the first functional human stomach tissue in vitro.

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Writers Honored for Defending Science

By | October 31, 2014

A freelance journalist and a cancer researcher have won this year’s John Maddox Prize.

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Travelers to West Africa Banned from Conference

By | October 31, 2014

Louisiana state health officials ask anyone who has visited Liberia, Sierra Leone, or Guinea in the past 21 days to skip next week’s meeting on tropical diseases in New Orleans.

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