Opinion: Broken Promises Caused by the Travel Ban
Opinion: Broken Promises Caused by the Travel Ban
The scientific community must step up to support students and scholars who will undoubtedly face isolation.
Opinion: Broken Promises Caused by the Travel Ban
Opinion: Broken Promises Caused by the Travel Ban

The scientific community must step up to support students and scholars who will undoubtedly face isolation.

The scientific community must step up to support students and scholars who will undoubtedly face isolation.

international collaboration
New US-China Tariffs Could Affect Science
New US-China Tariffs Could Affect Science
Diana Kwon | Jun 27, 2018
The list of imports subject to additional taxes include products used in research, but the effect of the trade dispute is still unclear.
US State Department Names New Science Envoys
US State Department Names New Science Envoys
Shawna Williams | Jun 13, 2018
The five high-profile scientists are charged with helping strengthen international cooperation.
NSF to Close Overseas Offices
NSF to Close Overseas Offices
Shawna Williams | Feb 22, 2018
The agency announces that the fixed offices and staffing will be replaced with short-term expeditions to foster collaboration.
France Announces Winners of “Make Our Planet Great Again” Grants
France Announces Winners of “Make Our Planet Great Again” Grants
Catherine Offord | Dec 11, 2017
French President Emmanuel Macron awards millions of euros in research funding to climate scientists who will relocate from the U.S. and elsewhere to France.
Nobel Laureates Protest Iranian Researcher’s Detention, Death Sentence
Nobel Laureates Protest Iranian Researcher’s Detention, Death Sentence
Shawna Williams | Nov 24, 2017
Disaster medicine researcher Ahmadreza Djalali was convicted of spying for foreign governments.
U.S. Withdraws from UNESCO
U.S. Withdraws from UNESCO
Catherine Offord | Oct 12, 2017
The decision to leave the United Nations’ educational, scientific, and cultural agency was spurred by what American officials say is the organization’s anti-Israel bias and lack of commitment to reform.
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.
US and Cuban Researchers to Meet in Havana
US and Cuban Researchers to Meet in Havana
Bob Grant | Aug 14, 2017
Rush Holt of AAAS talks with The Scientist about the upcoming gathering and collaborations—past, present, and future—between the two countries.
North Korean Travel Ban Could Disrupt Studies
North Korean Travel Ban Could Disrupt Studies
Kerry Grens | Jul 24, 2017
Rare and hard-fought academic partnerships are left in limbo.