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U.K. Lays Out Its Vision for Post-Brexit Research
U.K. Lays Out Its Vision for Post-Brexit Research
Catherine Offord | Sep 7, 2017
The government’s new position paper on science and innovation after leaving the E.U. takes a positive tone, but has frustrated researchers with its lack of detail.
UK’s Brexit Team Lacks a Science Advisor
UK’s Brexit Team Lacks a Science Advisor
Shawna Williams | Jul 18, 2017
Advocacy groups call for the role to be filled.
E.U. to Identify Endocrine Disrupters in Pesticides
E.U. to Identify Endocrine Disrupters in Pesticides
Diana Kwon | Jul 6, 2017
The proposed criteria for seeking out the chemicals were criticized by a number of groups, including scientific societies and environmental advocates.
European Court OKs Vaccine Lawsuits Lacking Proof
European Court OKs Vaccine Lawsuits Lacking Proof
Bob Grant | Jun 22, 2017
The European Union’s highest court issued a ruling yesterday that allows plaintiffs to sue vaccine makers without providing scientific evidence of harm.
Brexit Will Cost U.K. Research Funding, Report Indicates
Brexit Will Cost U.K. Research Funding, Report Indicates
Ashley P. Taylor | May 24, 2017
Clinical medicine and biosciences are among the UK disciplines that receive the most EU funding.
Macron’s Election Win Cheered by Scientists
Macron’s Election Win Cheered by Scientists
Ashley P. Taylor | May 8, 2017
The future French president’s goals are pro-science, yet he will need parliamentary support.
UK Government Guarantees EU Funding
UK Government Guarantees EU Funding
Jef Akst | Aug 16, 2016
British scientists will continue to receive grants from the European Union, including its flagship program Horizon 2020.
Notable Science Quotes
Notable Science Quotes
The Scientist Staff | Aug 1, 2016
Brexit's effect on science, melding disciplines, and more
Greece Gets Its First Science Agency
Greece Gets Its First Science Agency
Bob Grant | Jul 18, 2016
Researchers in the debt-wracked Mediterranean country are celebrating investment in a government agency that will fund research.
Brexit’s Effects on Science
Brexit’s Effects on Science
Tracy Vence | Jun 24, 2016
Researchers raise concerns related to collaboration, funding, and regulatory decisions.