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Revised Immigration Order Still Affects Scientists
Revised Immigration Order Still Affects Scientists
Joshua A. Krisch | Mar 7, 2017
Despite several changes in the Trump administration’s new immigration ban, scientists continue to voice concerns about the executive order.  
Notable Science Quotes
Notable Science Quotes
The Scientist Staff | Mar 1, 2017
Music, the future of American science, and more
Ubadah Sabbagh: An American Scientist from the Middle East
Ubadah Sabbagh: An American Scientist from the Middle East
Kerry Grens | Feb 24, 2017
The 23-year-old neuroscience graduate student, born in Saudi Arabia and raised in numerous countries, came to the U.S. as a teenager to attend college.
Wael Al-Delaimy: An American Scientist Born in Iraq
Wael Al-Delaimy: An American Scientist Born in Iraq
Bob Grant | Feb 16, 2017
The 49-year-old epidemiologist immigrated to the U.S. in 2000 for a postdoc position. He’s now a professor of family medicine and public health.
Pardis Sabeti: An American Scientist Born in Iran
Pardis Sabeti: An American Scientist Born in Iran
Bob Grant | Feb 9, 2017
When she entered the U.S. shortly before the Iranian revolution of 1979, the now 41-year-old geneticist was a refugee toddler. 
Q&A: William Happer, Possible Science Advisor to the President
Q&A: William Happer, Possible Science Advisor to the President
Bob Grant | Feb 6, 2017
The Princeton physicist told The Scientist that then-President–elect Donald Trump last month agreed with his position that climate change research has become a “cult movement.” Happer also shared his thoughts on federal research funding, demonstrators marching for science, and more.
Scientific Societies Respond to Trump Immigration Order
Scientific Societies Respond to Trump Immigration Order
Joshua A. Krisch | Feb 2, 2017
More than 150 scientific societies have objected to the new president’s executive order, arguing that it will hinder international collaboration and make America less competitive
Scientists Offer Lab Space for Stranded Peers
Scientists Offer Lab Space for Stranded Peers
Kerry Grens | Feb 1, 2017
Researchers in Europe and Canada are offering temporary bench and desk spaces to host scientists denied entry into the U.S. as a result of the President’s executive order on immigration.
US Immigration Ban Affects Scientists
US Immigration Ban Affects Scientists
Joshua A. Krisch | Jan 31, 2017
President Trump signed a sweeping executive order last week, temporarily banning refugees and some visitors from seven countries. The move is already affecting individual scientists and international research.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2015
November 2015's selection of notable quotes