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Meet some of the people featured in the July/August 2020 issue of The Scientist.
Contributors
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Meet some of the people featured in the July/August 2020 issue of The Scientist.

Meet some of the people featured in the July/August 2020 issue of The Scientist.

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Academia to FBI on Monitoring Chinese Scientists: “Tread Carefully”
Academia to FBI on Monitoring Chinese Scientists: “Tread Carefully”
Jef Akst | Aug 12, 2019
Nearly two dozen higher education groups warn the government to be cautious when advising US research universities to keep an eye on students and faculty with ties to certain Chinese institutions.
NIH Tightens Security, Blocking Iranian Scientists from Campus
NIH Tightens Security, Blocking Iranian Scientists from Campus
Carolyn Wilke | Apr 4, 2019
Two scientists, who came to the Bethesda campus to give presentations, hold US green cards and had previously visited without incident.
Chinese-American Scientist Societies Fear Racial Profiling
Chinese-American Scientist Societies Fear Racial Profiling
Ruth Williams | Mar 21, 2019
Scientists argue that anti-Chinese political rhetoric and policies could harm US research.
How to Separate the Science From the (Jerk) Scientist
How to Separate the Science From the (Jerk) Scientist
Anna Azvolinsky | May 18, 2018
A recent toast to James Watson highlights a tolerance for bigotry many want excised from the scientific community.
Secret Eugenics Conference Uncovered at University College London
Secret Eugenics Conference Uncovered at University College London
Jim Daley | Jan 11, 2018
The university says it is launching an investigation into the meeting, which was held by one of its senior lecturers. 
So You’ve Been Mistaken as a White Nationalist
So You’ve Been Mistaken as a White Nationalist
Kerry Grens | Aug 17, 2017
Biomedical engineer Kyle Quinn fends off a frenzied Internet mob after being wrongly identified as a Charlottesville protester.
Notable Science Quotes
Notable Science Quotes
The Scientist Staff | Apr 30, 2017
Climate change, research funding, race, and much more
Racist Relics: An Ugly Blight On Our Botanical Nomenclature
Melvin Hunter | Nov 24, 1991
Sad to say, a number of racially offensive common plant names long ago slipped into the vernacular of gardening, and some have found their way into horticulture's most important reference books.