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Royal Society to Launch OA Journal
Royal Society to Launch OA Journal
Tracy Vence | Feb 17, 2014
On the heels of news that Science will roll out an open-access online journal next year, the Royal Society announces its own open-access title, which will publish papers covering a range of STEM disciplines.
Side-Chain Theory, circa 1900
Side-Chain Theory, circa 1900
Edyta Zielinska | Jul 1, 2013
Paul Ehrlich came up with an explanation for cellular interactions based on receptors, earning a Nobel Prize and the title "Father of Modern Immunology"—only to have his theory forgotten.
Did Inbreeding Royals Evolve?
Did Inbreeding Royals Evolve?
Dan Cossins | Apr 22, 2013
A new study suggests that in the Spanish Habsburg royal family, natural selection may have diminished the most harmful effects of inbreeding.
Through the Eyes of a Giant
Through the Eyes of a Giant
Mary Beth Aberlin | Feb 15, 2013
A new play explores the mind of the father of modern physics through his interactions—factual and imagined—with a curmudgeonly colleague.
With All Due Consideration
Mary Beth Aberlin | May 1, 2012
Scientists and their many hats