Careers
Self Correction
Self Correction
Kerry Grens | Dec 1, 2015
What to do when you realize your publication is fatally flawed
Ready, Willing, and Able
Ready, Willing, and Able
Amanda B. Keener | Oct 1, 2015
Researchers with disabilities are making their fields more accessible.
Staying Active in the Lab
Staying Active in the Lab
Jenny Rood | Jul 1, 2015
Retiring as a professor, and even shutting down your own lab, doesn’t necessarily mean quitting research.
Follow the Funding
Follow the Funding
Bob Grant | May 1, 2015
In times of budget belt-tightening at the federal level, life-science researchers can keep their work supported through private sources.
 
Riding Out Rejection
Riding Out Rejection
Kate Yandell | Mar 1, 2015
How to navigate the choppy waters of scientific publication
Know Your PIO
Know Your PIO
Tracy Vence | Jan 1, 2015
Scientists and public information officers share several common goals. Here’s how to collaborate effectively.
The Rules of Replication
The Rules of Replication
Kerry Grens | Nov 1, 2014
Should there be standard protocols for how researchers attempt to reproduce the work of others?
Keeping Up with IP
Keeping Up with IP
Kate Yandell | Sep 1, 2014
It’s never too early to start thinking about intellectual property rights—even for biologists doing basic research.
Science Speak
Science Speak
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Aug 1, 2014
Contests that challenge young scientists to explain their research without jargon are turning science communication into a competitive sport.
Simultaneous Release
Simultaneous Release
Kerry Grens | Jun 1, 2014
Coordinating the submission of manuscripts can strike a healthy balance between competition and collaboration.