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Science March Sights and Signs

By Bob Grant, Kerry Grens, Diana Kwon, and Tracy Vence | April 22, 2017

Thousands of people around the world gathered to show support for science today. Here’s a sampling of sights and signs from the Marches for Science in Berlin, Chicago, and Washington, DC.

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TS Picks: April 20, 2017

By Tracy Vence | April 20, 2017

March for Science edition

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Migratory Eels Use Magnetoreception

By Kerry Grens | April 14, 2017

In laboratory experiments that simulated oceanic conditions, the fish responded to magnetic fields, a sensory input that may aid migration.

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Opinion: Scientists Must Think Beyond Science

By Jon F. Wilkins | March 23, 2017

If we are to defend science, we must stand together with the other truth-tellers, including our non-scientist colleagues.

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Q&A: Marching for Science in Memphis

By Tracy Vence | March 22, 2017

A conversation with activist and undergraduate student Sydney Bryant

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Opinion: After We March

By Sheril Kirshenbaum | March 16, 2017

How to become—and stay—involved in science policy 

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The Science of Science Advocacy

By Joshua A. Krisch | March 15, 2017

Should researchers advocate for the inclusion of science in public policymaking?

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Opinion: Welcome to SciComm

By Shane M. Hanlon | March 9, 2017

New to science communication? Here’s how to get started.

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Image of the Day: Noisy Barriers

By The Scientist Staff | February 2, 2017

Traffic noise disrupts communication between dwarf mongooses and tree squirrels, according to a study.

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The Fungus that Poses as a Flower

By Ben Andrew Henry | February 1, 2017

Mummy berry disease coats blueberry leaves with sweet, sticky stains that smell like flowers, luring in passing insects to spread fungal spores.

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