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Opinion: When Science Meets Activism
Jonathan M. Berman | May 3, 2017
Scientists new to advocacy must find balance between embracing diverse perspectives and guarding against anti-scientific beliefs.
Opinion: Why I Published in a Predatory Journal
John H. McCool | Apr 6, 2017
Our totally bogus case report swiftly passed muster, with only minor revisions requested.
Opinion: Scientists Must Think Beyond Science
Jon F. Wilkins | Mar 23, 2017
If we are to defend science, we must stand together with the other truth-tellers, including our non-scientist colleagues.
Opinion: On “The Impact Factor Fallacy”
Frieder Michel Paulus, Sören Krach, Nicole Cruz | Mar 21, 2017
Papers published in low-impact journals are not necessarily low-quality scientific contributions.
Opinion: After We March
Sheril Kirshenbaum | Mar 16, 2017
How to become—and stay—involved in science policy
Opinion: Birds of a Feather?
Geoffrey E. Hill | Mar 10, 2017
Taking into account the interaction of nuclear and mitochondrial genes in birds holds the promise of more objectively defining what constitutes a species.
Opinion: Welcome to SciComm
Shane M. Hanlon | Mar 9, 2017
New to science communication? Here’s how to get started.
Opinion: Canine Models for Alzheimer’s
Edward G. Barrett | Mar 1, 2017
For research on drugs to treat neurodegenerative diseases, dogs offer a better predictor of clinical outcomes.
Opinion: Is a Clone Really Born at Age Zero?
José Cibelli | Feb 21, 2017
More lessons from Dolly the sheep
Opinion: Sometimes, Scientists Must March
Katie Gibbs, Alana Westwood, Kathleen Walsh | Feb 13, 2017
Lessons learned from the “Death of Evidence” demonstration in Canada