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New US-China Tariffs Could Affect Science
New US-China Tariffs Could Affect Science
The list of imports subject to additional taxes include products used in research, but the effect of the trade dispute is still unclear.
New US-China Tariffs Could Affect Science
New US-China Tariffs Could Affect Science

The list of imports subject to additional taxes include products used in research, but the effect of the trade dispute is still unclear.

The list of imports subject to additional taxes include products used in research, but the effect of the trade dispute is still unclear.

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3-D–Printed Ethoscopes Lower Barriers to Large-Scale Fly Behavior Studies
3-D–Printed Ethoscopes Lower Barriers to Large-Scale Fly Behavior Studies
Ruth Williams | Jan 1, 2018
The DIY devices collect data and enable light stimulation, chamber agitation, and gas infusion.
Infographic: A 3-D–Printed Ethoscope
Infographic: A 3-D–Printed Ethoscope
Ruth Williams | Dec 31, 2017
The instrument presents a new option for researchers working on large-scale fly behavior studies.
Thermo Fisher to Acquire FEI
Thermo Fisher to Acquire FEI
Tracy Vence | Jun 1, 2016
In a $4.2 billion deal, the science equipment giant is buying the Hillsboro, Oregon-based electron microscope maker.
Lab Size Study Stirs Debate
Lab Size Study Stirs Debate
Bob Grant | Feb 9, 2015
Do bigger labs churn out more high-impact papers? Not necessarily, according to a new analysis.
Retina Recordings
Retina Recordings
Ruth Williams | Oct 1, 2014
Scientists adapt an in vivo retina recorder for ex vivo use.
Merck Buys Sigma-Aldrich for $17B
Merck Buys Sigma-Aldrich for $17B
Kerry Grens | Sep 22, 2014
Two giants merge as the German drug maker acquires the US-based science supply company.
DIY in the Lab
DIY in the Lab
Jeffrey M. Perkel | Mar 1, 2013
Things break in the lab. Here’s how to protect your equipment, and what to do when it stops working.