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The Second March for Science a Smaller Affair

By Shawna Williams, Ashley Yeager, and Jim Daley | April 14, 2018

Many cities around the globe, including Washington, DC, saw shrunken crowd sizes, and numerous events turned into rallies rather than processions.

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image: Scenes from the 2018 March for Science

Scenes from the 2018 March for Science

By Shawna Williams, Ashley Yeager, and Jim Daley | April 14, 2018

“I'm not a mad scientist. I'm absolutely furious.”

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Marching On

By Shawna Williams | April 12, 2018

Rush Holt, CEO of AAAS, discusses what’s changed as a result of the March for Science—and what hasn’t.

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A science-oriented political action committee is supporting candidates across the country.

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Combining genomic, clinical, and patient-reported data, the Metastatic Breast Cancer Project provides a unique resource for the cancer community.

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Opinion: Science, Meet Politics

By Miriam R. Fein | August 23, 2017

The events of the past six months have inspired advocacy for the first time.

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image: So You’ve Been Mistaken as a White Nationalist

So You’ve Been Mistaken as a White Nationalist

By Kerry Grens | August 18, 2017

Biomedical engineer Kyle Quinn fends off a frenzied Internet mob after being wrongly identified as a Charlottesville protester.

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image: Opinion: When Science Meets Activism

Opinion: When Science Meets Activism

By Jonathan M. Berman | May 3, 2017

Scientists new to advocacy must find balance between embracing diverse perspectives and guarding against anti-scientific beliefs.

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image: Image of the Day: Science March Scenes

Image of the Day: Science March Scenes

By The Scientist Staff | April 24, 2017

On April 22, thousands of people took to the streets to take part in Marches for Science around the world.

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image: <em>The Scientist</em> at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017

The Scientist at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017

By Bob Grant and Tracy Vence | April 23, 2017

Thousands of scientists and science supporters marched from the Washington Monument to the US Capitol this weekend.

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