Science Seen | Aboriginal Anatomy
Scientists are criticizing the claim that hominins were in North America more than 100,000 years earlier than the currently accepted estimation.
By Kerry Grens
A screen of human embryonic stem cell lines finds several that accumulated changes in the gene TP53, including aberrations commonly seen in cancer.
By Ruth Williams
Studies of infected rhesus monkeys reveal the virus’s long-term hiding places in the body.
News & Opinion Opinion: Why I Published in a Predatory Journal
Multimedia Consilience, Episode 3: Cancer, Obscured
Ben Henry explores the science behind a deep-fried cancer scare and traditional treatments that may shrink tumors.
Daily News March for Science: Dispatches from Washington, DC
The Scientist's Bob Grant and Tracy Vence are in the nation's capital, covering the demonstration designed to celebrate the research enterprise and advocate for evidence-based policymaking.
Notebook Record-Setting Corn Grows 45 Feet Tall
A plant breeder succeeds in growing a huge maize plant thanks to a known mutation and a few environmental tricks.
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