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Where Science and Policy Meet

By | December 2, 2013

Two top 20 lists—from scientists to policy makers and vice versa—aim to bridge gaps in understanding between these groups.


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The Great Divide

By | December 1, 2013

A two-way bridge between science and policy is desperately needed.


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Opinion: Researching the Researchers

By | November 25, 2013

The biomedical research community is due for some self-reflection.


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Opinion: Who We Work For

By | November 5, 2013

On winning hearts, minds, and votes for science

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Speaking of Science

By | November 1, 2013

November 2013's selection of notable quotes


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Thomas Gregor: Biological Quantifier

By | November 1, 2013

Assistant Professor, Physics, Princeton University. Age: 39


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About Face

By | October 25, 2013

Researchers show that genetic enhancer elements likely contribute to face shape in mice.


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Government Shutdown to Impact Science

By | October 1, 2013

The failure of the US Congress to reach consensus on a stopgap spending plan threatens to hobble research at federal agencies and beyond.


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Proceed with Caution

By | October 1, 2013

While genomic data sharing is essential for research, scientists must work to keep sensitive, potentially damaging information under wraps.

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Kerfuffle Over Marijuana Claim

By | August 20, 2013

A pro-pot group airs an ad stating marijuana is “less toxic” than alcohol, but a federal science agency disputes the assertion.


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