Timothy Ray Brown, First Person to Be Cured of HIV, Dies
Timothy Ray Brown, First Person to Be Cured of HIV, Dies
The AIDS activist, also known as the Berlin patient, represented optimism that scientists could find a way to beat HIV.
Timothy Ray Brown, First Person to Be Cured of HIV, Dies
Timothy Ray Brown, First Person to Be Cured of HIV, Dies

The AIDS activist, also known as the Berlin patient, represented optimism that scientists could find a way to beat HIV.

The AIDS activist, also known as the Berlin patient, represented optimism that scientists could find a way to beat HIV.

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2019 in Quotes
2019 in Quotes
Catherine Offord | Dec 23, 2019
Scientists speak up about landmark drug approvals, political and environmental activism, and the redefinition of death.
Janette Sherman, Public Health Activist, Dies
Janette Sherman, Public Health Activist, Dies
Emily Makowski | Nov 18, 2019
The physician, toxicologist, and expert witness drew attention to health issues caused by radiation and toxic chemicals.
Hundreds of Scientists Declare Support for Extinction Rebellion
Hundreds of Scientists Declare Support for Extinction Rebellion
Ashley Yeager | Oct 15, 2019
Signatories of the declaration say the need for governments to act on human-driven climate change is too urgent to stay silent.
Scientists to Join Teens in Global Climate Strike
Scientists to Join Teens in Global Climate Strike
Emma Yasinski | Sep 19, 2019
Those who plan to participate say communication is critical to researchers’ role.
To Highlight Gender Gaps, Scientists Decline Opportunities
To Highlight Gender Gaps, Scientists Decline Opportunities
Diana Kwon | Aug 24, 2018
Activists are protesting imbalanced conferences, editorial boards, and other professional activities by refusing to join.
Scientists to Protest Across India
Scientists to Protest Across India
Catherine Offord | Aug 7, 2017
Inspired by April’s March for Science, Wednesday’s demonstrators will demand increased funding and a more pro-science attitude from the government.
Demonstrating Discontent, May 21, 1990
Demonstrating Discontent, May 21, 1990
Andrea Anderson | Jul 16, 2017
Activists demanded greater access to and involvement in clinical research for AIDS treatments—and their protests were heard.
<em>The Scientist</em> at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017
The Scientist at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017
Bob Grant, Tracy Vence | Apr 23, 2017
Thousands of scientists and science supporters marched from the Washington Monument to the US Capitol this weekend.
Science March Sights and Signs
Science March Sights and Signs
Bob Grant, Diana Kwon, Tracy Vence, Kerry Grens | Apr 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.
TS Picks: April 20, 2017
TS Picks: April 20, 2017
Tracy Vence | Apr 20, 2017
March for Science edition
Q&A: Marching for Science in Memphis
Q&A: Marching for Science in Memphis
Tracy Vence | Mar 22, 2017
A conversation with activist and undergraduate student Sydney Bryant
Opinion: After We March
Opinion: After We March
Sheril Kirshenbaum | Mar 16, 2017
How to become—and stay—involved in science policy 
Q&A: Marching for Science in Los Angeles
Q&A: Marching for Science in Los Angeles
Joshua A. Krisch | Mar 3, 2017
A conversation with graduate student Alex Bradley
Marching for Science in San Diego
Marching for Science in San Diego
Tracy Vence | Feb 26, 2017
A conversation with postdoc Robert Cooper, entrepreneur Alex Eyman, and lawyer Melissa Slawson
March for Science Gains Support from Scientific Societies
March for Science Gains Support from Scientific Societies
Diana Kwon | Feb 26, 2017
AAAS and more than 25 scientific societies throw their support behind the event.
Science Policy: Anxiety and Resolve at AAAS Conference
Science Policy: Anxiety and Resolve at AAAS Conference
Ben Andrew Henry | Feb 20, 2017
A panel discussion on channeling science into policy served as a forum for debating the role of scientists under the current administration. 
Marching for Science, from Berlin to Sydney
Marching for Science, from Berlin to Sydney
Diana Kwon | Feb 19, 2017
Satellite marches across the globe aim to stand in solidarity with US scientists and highlight issues in their home countries. 
Sights (and Signs) of #StandUpForScience
Sights (and Signs) of #StandUpForScience
Tracy Vence and Ben Andrew Henry | Feb 19, 2017
Hundreds of people gathered in Boston’s Copley Square today to show support for science.
Q&A: Marching for Science in San Francisco
Q&A: Marching for Science in San Francisco
Tracy Vence | Feb 14, 2017
A conversation with startup founder and chemist Amado Guloy