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Social Media Accelerates Science
Ben Andrew Henry | Nov 1, 2016
How researchers are taking advantage of Twitter and other forums to do, share, and discuss research
Weathering the Storm
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2013
How to prepare your lab for natural disasters and cope with unavoidable consequences
Building a Better Network
Jef Akst | Apr 23, 2013
NIH Director Francis Collins and colleagues announce plans to create a health-care research network to connect patients, doctors, and clinical researchers.
Hayley Dunning | Dec 1, 2012
Apps and software for improving lab productivity
Hayley Dunning | Jun 21, 2012
Growing databanks are invaluable to biomedical researchers, but patients are often unaware of what their information is used for.
Slipping from the Top?
Jef Akst | Mar 14, 2012
Experts and the American public worry that the country is at risk of losing its global leadership position in scientific research.
Google Launches Citation Stats
Jessica P. Johnson | Aug 3, 2011
Another free academic citation tracking service adds more competition to the field.