advocacy, ecology
TS Picks: April 20, 2017
TS Picks: April 20, 2017
Tracy Vence | Apr 20, 2017
March for Science edition
Migratory Eels Use Magnetoreception
Migratory Eels Use Magnetoreception
Kerry Grens | Apr 14, 2017
In laboratory experiments that simulated oceanic conditions, the fish responded to magnetic fields, a sensory input that may aid migration.
Opinion: Scientists Must Think Beyond Science
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.
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 
The Science of Science Advocacy
The Science of Science Advocacy
Joshua A. Krisch | Mar 15, 2017
Should researchers advocate for the inclusion of science in public policymaking?
Opinion: Welcome to SciComm
Opinion: Welcome to SciComm
Shane M. Hanlon | Mar 9, 2017
New to science communication? Here’s how to get started.
Image of the Day: Noisy Barriers
Image of the Day: Noisy Barriers
The Scientist Staff | Feb 2, 2017
Traffic noise disrupts communication between dwarf mongooses and tree squirrels, according to a study.
The Fungus that Poses as a Flower
The Fungus that Poses as a Flower
Ben Andrew Henry | Feb 1, 2017
Mummy berry disease coats blueberry leaves with sweet, sticky stains that smell like flowers, luring in passing insects to spread fungal spores.
Restoring a Native Island Habitat
Restoring a Native Island Habitat
Anna Azvolinsky | Jan 30, 2017
Removal of non-native vegetation from an island ecosystem revives pollinator activity and, in turn, native plant growth.