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Bullets and Ballots

By Bob Grant | May 1, 2018

Researching the rare, but all-too-common, disease of gun violence in America will take a concerted political effort.

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Adolescent Psychiatrist Beatrix Hamburg Dies

By Ashley Yeager | April 20, 2018

A champion of peer counseling and a barrier-breaker for black women, she passed away after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease.

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Ten-Minute Sabbatical

By The Scientist Staff | April 1, 2018

Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse.

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Book Excerpt from Behave

By Robert Sapolsky | June 1, 2017

In the book’s introduction, author and neuroendocrinologist Robert Sapolsky explains his fascination with the biology of violence and other dark parts of human behavior.

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Notable Science Quotes

By The Scientist Staff | February 1, 2017

Intellectual property theft, gun violence, scientific failure, and more

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President Supports Gun-Violence Research

By Jef Akst | January 17, 2013

The Obama administration announces a $10 million, 23-part plan to curb gun violence in the country.

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A Call for Gun-Violence Research

By Edyta Zielinska | January 14, 2013

More than 100 scientists signed a letter asking government to increase research on gun violence.

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