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Opinion: Turkey’s Scientists Under Pressure

By , and | September 14, 2016

The embattled country’s research enterprise is at risk following a failed coup, designed to overthrow a regime that shows continued hostility toward science.

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Capsule Reviews

By | February 1, 2016

What Should a Clever Moose Eat?, The Illusion of God's Presence, GMO Sapiens, and Why We Snap

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Science vs. Religion?

By | October 26, 2015

Two thirds of religious Americans say there is no conflict between their own beliefs and science, according to a survey from the Pew Research Center.


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Book Excerpt from Faith vs. Fact

By | July 1, 2015

In Chapter 1, “The Problem,” author Jerry Coyne sets the historical stage for his suggestion that science and religion are not compatible and never will be.


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The War Rages On

By | July 1, 2015

Conflict between science and religion continues, with effects on health, politics, and the environment.


While some in the scientific and religious communities have declared an end to the tensions between faith and fact, the conflict continues to have impacts on health, politics, and the environment.


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Speaking of Science

By | March 1, 2015

March 2015's selection of notable quotes


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Opinion: Confronting Creationism

By | February 7, 2014

Five reasons why scientists should stay out of debates over evolution.


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Book Excerpt from Buddhist Biology

By | February 1, 2014

In Chapter 1, “A Science Sutra,” author David Barash describes how the ancient philosophy might form the perfect link between science and religion.


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By | February 1, 2014

Meet some of the people featured in the February 2014 issue of The Scientist.


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