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Opinion: After We March
Sheril Kirshenbaum | Mar 16, 2017
How to become—and stay—involved in science policy
Science Advocates Decry Trump’s Proposed Budget
Bob Grant | Mar 16, 2017
Officials at scientific societies and advocacy organizations urge lawmakers to push back against proposed cuts at the NIH and other agencies.
Opinion: Welcome to SciComm
Shane M. Hanlon | Mar 9, 2017
New to science communication? Here’s how to get started.
Bob Grant | Nov 11, 2016
How will the research enterprise fare under a Donald Trump administration? The scientific community reacts.
Science Advocate, Climate Change Authority Dies
Jef Akst | Nov 7, 2016
Ralph Cicerone, former president of the National Academy of Sciences, has passed away at age 73.
Questioning the Presidential Candidates on Science
Bob Grant | Aug 10, 2016
Science advocacy organizations have drafted a list of 20 questions for Hillary Clinton, Gary Johnson, Jill Stein, and Donald Trump; will post responses as they roll in.
Former MIT President Dies
Abby Olena | Dec 17, 2013
Engineer and science advocate Charles Vest, who was president of MIT from 1990-2004, has passed away at age 72.
Awarding Science Defense Again
Abby Olena | Nov 5, 2013
David Nutt wins the second John Maddox Prize for promoting science despite opposition.
Sequester Hitting Scientists Hard
Erin Weeks | Sep 4, 2013
A recent survey of working researchers highlights funding difficulties and the perceived decline of the U.S. as a leader in science.
Speaking of Science
Staff | Jul 1, 2013
July 2013's selection of notable quotes