Research Interrupted in Hong Kong Amid Protests
Research Interrupted in Hong Kong Amid Protests
While short-term disruptions are manageable, scientists say, they are still concerned the unrest—and possible political ramifications—will affect the country’s research programs long-term.
Research Interrupted in Hong Kong Amid Protests
Research Interrupted in Hong Kong Amid Protests

While short-term disruptions are manageable, scientists say, they are still concerned the unrest—and possible political ramifications—will affect the country’s research programs long-term.

While short-term disruptions are manageable, scientists say, they are still concerned the unrest—and possible political ramifications—will affect the country’s research programs long-term.

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Hundreds of Scientists Declare Support for Extinction Rebellion
Hundreds of Scientists Declare Support for Extinction Rebellion
Ashley Yeager | Oct 15, 2019
Signatories of the declaration say the need for governments to act on human-driven climate change is too urgent to stay silent.
Image of the Day: Climate Strike
Image of the Day: Climate Strike
Emily Makowski | Sep 20, 2019
Environmental activists of all ages took to the streets in cities across the globe.
Scientists to Join Teens in Global Climate Strike
Scientists to Join Teens in Global Climate Strike
Emma Yasinski | Sep 19, 2019
Those who plan to participate say communication is critical to researchers’ role.
Hungarian Law Wrests Control of Research from Scientific Academy
Hungarian Law Wrests Control of Research from Scientific Academy
Ashley P. Taylor | Jul 3, 2019
Protestors disapprove of putting scientific institutions under the authority of a government-led committee.
Hungarian Researchers Protest Against Government Changes to Funding
Hungarian Researchers Protest Against Government Changes to Funding
Catherine Offord | Feb 13, 2019
Demonstrations took place in the country’s capital on Tuesday following what many researchers see as a threat to academic freedom.
The Second March for Science a Smaller Affair
The Second March for Science a Smaller Affair
Jim Daley, Ashley Yeager, Shawna Williams | Apr 14, 2018
Many cities around the globe, including Washington, DC, saw shrunken crowd sizes, and numerous events turned into rallies rather than processions.
Scenes from the 2018 March for Science
Scenes from the 2018 March for Science
Jim Daley, Ashley Yeager, Shawna Williams | Apr 14, 2018
“I'm not a mad scientist. I'm absolutely furious.”
UK Academics Strike Amid Pension Dispute
UK Academics Strike Amid Pension Dispute
Diana Kwon | Feb 22, 2018
More than 40,000 research staff and lecturers are expected to walk out in 14 days of protests.
Dozens of Editorial Board Members Resign from Journal
Dozens of Editorial Board Members Resign from Journal
Kerry Grens | Feb 6, 2018
More than 70 editors left the Journal of Molecular Medicine after SpringerNature closed an editorial office and selected a new editor-in-chief.