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Bullets and Ballots
Bob Grant | May 1, 2018
Researching the rare, but all-too-common, disease of gun violence in America will take a concerted political effort.
Adolescent Psychiatrist Beatrix Hamburg Dies
Ashley Yeager | Apr 20, 2018
A champion of peer counseling and a barrier-breaker for black women, she passed away after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
Staff | Apr 1, 2018
Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse.
Book Excerpt from
Robert Sapolsky | May 31, 2017
In the book’s introduction, author and neuroendocrinologist Robert Sapolsky explains his fascination with the biology of violence and other dark parts of human behavior.
Notable Science Quotes
Staff | Feb 1, 2017
Intellectual property theft, gun violence, scientific failure, and more
President Supports Gun-Violence Research
Jef Akst | Jan 17, 2013
The Obama administration announces a $10 million, 23-part plan to curb gun violence in the country.
A Call for Gun-Violence Research
Edyta Zielinska | Jan 14, 2013
More than 100 scientists signed a letter asking government to increase research on gun violence.