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A Chill Issue

By Mary Beth Aberlin | February 1, 2013

The very cold, the merely chilled, and the colorful


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Staying in Touch

By Mary Beth Aberlin | January 1, 2013

Searching for life beyond our teeming planet has led to some innovative collaborative approaches to generating knowledge right here at home.

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In the Long Run

By Mary Beth Aberlin | December 1, 2012

Can emulating our early human ancestors make us healthier?

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Long and Rocky Roads

By Mary Beth Aberlin | November 1, 2012

From basic research to beneficial therapies


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Mission: Possible

By Mary Beth Aberlin | October 1, 2012

Cooperation, not competition, is the way forward.

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Sense and Sensibility

By Mary Beth Aberlin | September 1, 2012

Why is tactile perception so fundamental to life?


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Survival of the Fittest (to print)

By Mary Beth Aberlin | August 1, 2012

Science publishing is locked in an evolutionary arms race as it edges further into the digital age.


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Meeting of the Minds

By Mary Beth Aberlin | July 1, 2012

New changes at The Scientist will ensure that we continue to showcase the best and brightest ideas in the life sciences.

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Avant-Garde Science

By Mary Beth Aberlin | June 1, 2012

Why naked mole-rats and experimental gene therapies remind me of groundbreaking artists.


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With All Due Consideration

By Mary Beth Aberlin | May 1, 2012

Scientists and their many hats


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