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Marine Biologist Susan Williams Dies

By Diana Kwon | April 26, 2018

The UC Davis researcher was an advocate of ocean conservation and science communication.

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Russian Sites Promote Anti-GMO Articles, Study Finds

By Jim Daley | February 28, 2018

RT and Sputnik publish stories about GMOs more often than US outlets, and typically portray them in a negative light.

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Opinion: 11 Best Science Podcasts

By Matthew Eckwahl | December 29, 2017

Long road trip over the holidays? Endless pipetting at the bench? Here’s how to keep your brain occupied.

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Opinion: Tales from the Nonacademic Career Path

By Anna Kriebs | September 3, 2017

Graduate students from The Scripps Research Institute share how they prepared to enter policy, law, biotech, and beyond.

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Oceans’ Ambassador

By Anna Azvolinsky | July 17, 2017

Jane Lubchenco has embraced many roles: marine ecologist, science communicator, federal agency administrator, and sustainable fishing advocate.

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Online Platform Aims to Facilitate Replication Studies

By Dalmeet Singh Chawla | April 7, 2017

A volunteer-run database called StudySwap, which launched in beta last month, is starting to gain momentum.  

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Opinion: Welcome to SciComm

By Shane M. Hanlon | March 9, 2017

New to science communication? Here’s how to get started.

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Q&A: Marching for Science in Los Angeles

By Joshua A. Krisch | March 3, 2017

A conversation with graduate student Alex Bradley

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Marching for Science in San Diego

By Tracy Vence | February 27, 2017

A conversation with postdoc Robert Cooper, entrepreneur Alex Eyman, and lawyer Melissa Slawson

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Science Policy: Anxiety and Resolve at AAAS Conference

By Ben Andrew Henry | February 21, 2017

A panel discussion on channeling science into policy served as a forum for debating the role of scientists under the current administration. 

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