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Nadia Chaudhri standing in front of a building, July 2021
Neuroscientist Nadia Chaudhri Dies at 43
Knowingly facing the end of her life, she raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for underrepresented students in higher education.
Neuroscientist Nadia Chaudhri Dies at 43
Neuroscientist Nadia Chaudhri Dies at 43

Knowingly facing the end of her life, she raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for underrepresented students in higher education.

Knowingly facing the end of her life, she raised hundreds of thousands of dollars for underrepresented students in higher education.

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Students Stand Up for Sub-Contracted Workers Amid COVID-19 Crisis
Amy Schleunes | May 1, 2020 | 6 min read
At universities across the US, student-led efforts to achieve protection for custodial, food service, and other vendors’ employees have been met with mixed levels of success.
The Second March for Science a Smaller Affair
Jim Daley, Ashley Yeager, and Shawna Williams | Apr 14, 2018 | 3 min read
Many cities around the globe, including Washington, DC, saw shrunken crowd sizes, and numerous events turned into rallies rather than processions.
Scenes from the 2018 March for Science
Jim Daley, Ashley Yeager, and Shawna Williams | Apr 14, 2018 | 1 min read
“I'm not a mad scientist. I'm absolutely furious.”
Marching On
Shawna Williams | Apr 12, 2018 | 3 min read
Rush Holt, CEO of AAAS, discusses what’s changed as a result of the March for Science—and what hasn’t.
US Scientists Running for Office in Record Numbers
Jim Daley | Mar 5, 2018 | 2 min read
A science-oriented political action committee is supporting candidates across the country.
Researchers Team Up with Patients to Build a Breast Cancer Database
Jef Akst | Jan 1, 2018 | 4 min read
Combining genomic, clinical, and patient-reported data, the Metastatic Breast Cancer Project provides a unique resource for the cancer community.
Opinion: Science, Meet Politics
Miriam R. Fein | Aug 23, 2017 | 5 min read
The events of the past six months have inspired advocacy for the first time.
So You’ve Been Mistaken as a White Nationalist
Kerry Grens | Aug 17, 2017 | 2 min read
Biomedical engineer Kyle Quinn fends off a frenzied Internet mob after being wrongly identified as a Charlottesville protester.
Opinion: When Science Meets Activism
Jonathan M. Berman | May 3, 2017 | 3 min read
Scientists new to advocacy must find balance between embracing diverse perspectives and guarding against anti-scientific beliefs.
Image of the Day: Science March Scenes
The Scientist Staff | Apr 23, 2017 | 1 min read
On April 22, thousands of people took to the streets to take part in Marches for Science around the world.
The Scientist at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017
Bob Grant and Tracy Vence | Apr 23, 2017 | 1 min read
Thousands of scientists and science supporters marched from the Washington Monument to the US Capitol this weekend.
Science March Sights and Signs
Bob Grant, Diana Kwon, Tracy Vence, and Kerry Grens | Apr 22, 2017 | 1 min read
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
Tracy Vence | Apr 20, 2017 | 3 min read
March for Science edition
Opinion: Scientists Must Think Beyond Science
Jon F. Wilkins | Mar 23, 2017 | 3 min read
If we are to defend science, we must stand together with the other truth-tellers, including our non-scientist colleagues.
Q&A: Marching for Science in Memphis
Tracy Vence | Mar 22, 2017 | 4 min read
A conversation with activist and undergraduate student Sydney Bryant
Opinion: After We March
Sheril Kirshenbaum | Mar 16, 2017 | 3 min read
How to become—and stay—involved in science policy 
The Science of Science Advocacy
Joshua A. Krisch | Mar 15, 2017 | 5 min read
Should researchers advocate for the inclusion of science in public policymaking?
Opinion: Welcome to SciComm
Shane M. Hanlon | Mar 9, 2017 | 2 min read
New to science communication? Here’s how to get started.
Science Advocate, Climate Change Authority Dies
Jef Akst | Nov 6, 2016 | 2 min read
Ralph Cicerone, former president of the National Academy of Sciences, has passed away at age 73.
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