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Defining Legit Open Access Journals

By | December 20, 2013

Scholarly publishing organizations join forces to set standards for aboveboard open access journals.  


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Pondering Science Publishing

By | December 16, 2013

Panelists and attendees at the American Society for Cell Biology annual meeting considered the future of peer review and journal impact factors.

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Tweet Talk

By | December 11, 2013

A new analysis finds is no link between a researcher’s citations and Twitter mentions of her scientific research.

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Scandalous GSK Paper Retracted

By | December 10, 2013

The publication at the center of a June controversy for drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline is finally pulled from the literature.


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Star Scientists Align

By | December 3, 2013

While scientific output has suffered in evolutionary biology departments, individual researchers are churning out more than ever, thanks in part to geographically distant collaborations.


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Opinion: Authorship 2.0

By | November 19, 2013

Reconsidering scientific contributions in the digital age.


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Preprints Galore

By | November 12, 2013

The research community sees the launch of a new life science-centric preprint server.


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Opinion: Video Saved the Scientific Publication

By | November 11, 2013

How visual materials and methods can save scientists time and money.


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H5N1 Researcher Continues Legal Battle

By | November 6, 2013

The Dutch scientist who mutated a strain of the avian flu virus to be transmissible between mammals is headed to appeals court to protect his right to publish the work unimpeded.


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Impact Forecasts Cloudy

By | October 31, 2013

Current models do a poor job of predicting the impact individual scientists will have, according to a study.


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