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Federally Funded Researchers Fear Shutdown Delays

By | October 2, 2013

As the US government shutdown enters its second day, scientists who rely on federal grants to continue their work and support their staffs and students express frustration. 

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Catch My Drift?

By | October 1, 2013

Dogs are proving to be more in tune to human communication than any other animal, but how much they really understand about people’s intentions is up for debate.

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What to Do About “Clare Francis”

By | September 14, 2013

Anonymous tipsters who allege scientific misconduct can make journal editors squeamish. But should a whistleblower's identity matter?

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The Many Mysteries of MERS

By | September 8, 2013

As researchers test a treatment for Middle East respiratory syndrome, the deadly coronavirus that causes it slowly reveals itself.

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Biotech IPOs Surge

By | August 23, 2013

The drought has ended for biotech companies seeking to join the public market, but whether this upward swing will last is anybody’s guess.

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Hwang faked results, says panel

By | December 23, 2005

Korean investigation committee concludes researcher manipulated data on 9 out of 11 stem cell lines; Hwang resigns

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EU budget deal blow to scientists

By | December 22, 2005

Research spending may increase by as little as 8 percent annually until 2013

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German minister okays GM crops

By | December 22, 2005

Biotech representatives praise the move, a shift from previous government sentiment

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Fewer business bucks for UK schools

By | December 20, 2005

D money in university research

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Aussie panel urges end to cloning ban

By | December 19, 2005

Scientists cheer review committee's proposal to allow therapeutic cloning

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