Science in India’s Kashmir Valley in Jeopardy
Science in India’s Kashmir Valley in Jeopardy
The country’s government has imposed a communication blackout on Jammu and Kashmir, the northernmost region in India, effectively cutting off scientists and students from the rest of the world.
Science in India’s Kashmir Valley in Jeopardy
Science in India’s Kashmir Valley in Jeopardy

The country’s government has imposed a communication blackout on Jammu and Kashmir, the northernmost region in India, effectively cutting off scientists and students from the rest of the world.

The country’s government has imposed a communication blackout on Jammu and Kashmir, the northernmost region in India, effectively cutting off scientists and students from the rest of the world.

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Scientists Are Opting for Remote Postdoc Positions
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Ashley Yeager | May 1, 2018
Technology and family constraints are making the “ghostdoc” more popular, but the setup is not without costs, researchers say.
Ten-Minute Sabbatical
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The Scientist Staff | Mar 1, 2018
Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse.
Academics Protest China’s Censorship Requests
Academics Protest China’s Censorship Requests
Shawna Williams | Feb 20, 2018
Scholars have formed a peer-review boycott to encourage journals to take a firm stance against requests to cull sensitive articles.
Sci-Hub Loses Domains and Access to Some Web Services
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Diana Kwon | Feb 20, 2018
A few months after the American Chemical Society won its lawsuit against the pirate site, the game of virtual whack-a-mole continues.
Romeo the Frog
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The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Feb 14, 2018
When forlorn mating calls went unanswered, biologists set him up with an online dating profile.
Q&A: Inside r/Science, the Internet’s Liveliest Scientific Forum
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Ben Andrew Henry | Nov 30, 2016
Four years ago, chemist Nate Allen helped turn an unruly message board into an open platform for in-depth conversations about science. 
Is PubMed Hurting Scientific Journals?
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Kate Yandell | Apr 5, 2013
A study concludes that the open access repository is decreasing biomedical journal readership.
Internalizing the Internet
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Beth Marie Mole | Jan 23, 2013
Online social networks alter how users see themselves and their world.
Science Afield
Jef Akst | Feb 1, 2012
Portable wet-lab kits allow even soldiers stationed in war zones to earn college science credits.