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The organs showed neural activity for up to 36 hours, adding fuel to discussions about the ethics of future neuroscientific research.

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Professor Sues PNAS Over Paper Criticisms

By Kerry Grens | November 2, 2017

Stanford’s Mark Jacobson is asking for $10 million in damages after the journal published a critique of his work on renewable energy.

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Irisin Skepticism Goes Way Back

By Kerry Grens | March 18, 2015

Post-publication peer reviewers had questioned data about the supposed fat-browning enzyme from the get-go.

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Glowing Plants Firm Gets Venture Backing

By Bob Grant | August 13, 2014

After raising more than $450,000 on Kickstarter, a startup making glow-in-the-dark houseplants attracts seed funding from a Silicon Valley venture capital firm.

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Opinion: Confronting Creationism

By Ann Reid and Glenn Branch | February 7, 2014

Five reasons why scientists should stay out of debates over evolution.

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Speaking of Science

By The Scientist Staff | August 1, 2013

August 2013's selection of notable quotes

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Debate over Glowing Plants Grows

By Bob Grant | June 5, 2013

A Kickstarter project that promises donors Arabidopsis seeds transfected with firefly genes is causing a stir.

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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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