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Q&A: Marching for Science in Anchorage

By Tracy Vence | February 6, 2017

A conversation with ecologist Bryan Box

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Q&A: Marching for Science in Cleveland

By Tracy Vence | February 2, 2017

A conversation with evolutionary biologist Patricia Princehouse

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Q&A: Marching for Science in Eugene

By Tracy Vence | February 2, 2017

A conversation with writer and geologist Ruby McConnell 

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Q&A: Marching for Science in Buffalo

By Tracy Vence | February 1, 2017

A conversation with pharmacology PhD student Alexandria Trujillo and undergraduate research assistant Jonathan Plaza

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Cannibalism: Not That Weird

By Bill Schutt | February 1, 2017

Eating members of your own species might turn the stomach of the average human, but some animal species make a habit of dining on their own.

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Q&A: Marching for Science in Atlanta

By Tracy Vence | January 30, 2017

A conversation with Atlanta Science Tavern Executive Director Marc Merlin

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Journals Seek Out Preprints

By Tracy Vence | January 18, 2017

With its recruitment of dedicated “preprint editors,” PLOS Genetics makes official the practice of soliciting non-peer–reviewed manuscripts posted online. 

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Book Excerpt from Testosterone Rex

By Cordelia Fine | January 1, 2017

In Chapter 6, “The Hormonal Essence of the T-Rex?” author Cordelia Fine considers the biological dogma that testes, and the powerful hormones they exude, are the root of all sexual inequality.

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Notable Science Quotes

By The Scientist Staff | January 1, 2017

Science under Trump, gene drive, medical marijuana, and more

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Speaking of Science: 2016

By Bob Grant | December 19, 2016

Selected quotes from an eventful year

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