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Image of the Day
Beth Marie Mole | Feb 1, 2013
Meet some of the people featured in the February 2013 issue of
Let's Make a Deal
Stephanie Eberle | Feb 1, 2013
Six myths about job and salary negotiations and how they may hinder your ability to bargain effectively.
Why Insects Should Be in Your Diet
Aaron T. Dossey | Feb 1, 2013
Because of their high protein and fat content and their reproductive efficiency, insects hold great promise for thwarting an impending global food crisis.
Opinion: Communication Crisis in Research
David Rubenson | Jan 30, 2013
The problem threatens progress and stems from both a lack of attention to clear discourse and a scientific culture not focused on critical challenges.
Opinion: The Successes of Women in STEM
Karen Purcell | Jan 23, 2013
Women have come a long way, but roadblocks remain
Jef Akst | Jan 18, 2013
People carrying a certain gene variant that dictates fresh underarms are less likely to wear antiperspirant.
Joss Fong | Jan 10, 2013
Maria Konnikova says the field of psychology has something to learn from great works of fiction.
Lab Safety in the Spotlight
Dan Cossins | Jan 4, 2013
An international survey suggests that labs may not be safe as researchers think.
Annie Gottlieb & Bob Grant | Jan 1, 2013
Life's Ratchet, The Annotated and Illustrated Double Helix, The Fractalist
Book Excerpt from The Dawn of the Deed
John Long | Jan 1, 2013
In the final chapter of his book on the origins of vertebrate sex, author and paleontologist John Long pays homage to the humble placoderm, which got the erotic ball rolling.