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French Scientists Question Macron’s Climate Pledge to the U.S.
French Scientists Question Macron’s Climate Pledge to the U.S.
Aggie Mika | Jun 13, 2017
Rather than offering grant funds to US researchers, some French researchers wish Macron would commit to funding domestic labs. 
Art’s Diagnosticians
Art’s Diagnosticians
Abby Olena | Jun 12, 2017
Physicians peer into the subjects of artistic masterpieces, and find new perspective on their own approach to diagnosing maladies.
NSF Cuts PhD Training Grant
NSF Cuts PhD Training Grant
Bob Grant | Jun 7, 2017
The federal science agency discontinued a funding stream for graduate students in environmental science because of administrative workload.
Life Science Funding Cuts Leaked
Life Science Funding Cuts Leaked
Jef Akst and Bob Grant | May 22, 2017
According to a document posted online less than a day before the release of the official 2018 budget proposal, the National Institutes of Health could face even deeper cuts than previously suggested by the Trump administration.
Individual Investigators to Have Limit on NIH Funds
Individual Investigators to Have Limit on NIH Funds
Bob Grant | May 3, 2017
A point system seeks to ensure that funding is spread more evenly among researchers, especially early- and mid-career scientists.
Notable Science Quotes
Notable Science Quotes
The Scientist Staff | May 1, 2017
Climate change, research funding, race, and much more
Reactions to the March for Science
Reactions to the March for Science
The Scientist Staff | Apr 25, 2017
The Scientist’s Bob Grant caught up with demonstrators who participated in the March for Science in Washington, DC, on April 22.
Trump to Hold Annual Science Fair
Trump to Hold Annual Science Fair
Bob Grant | Apr 25, 2017
The president has announced that he will continue the Obama-era tradition of showcasing school children’s science projects at the White House.
<em>The Scientist</em> at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017
The Scientist at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017
Bob Grant, Tracy Vence | Apr 23, 2017
Thousands of scientists and science supporters marched from the Washington Monument to the US Capitol this weekend.
Marching Into an Uncertain Future
Marching Into an Uncertain Future
Bob Grant | Apr 20, 2017
Can professional organizations and societies parlay the groundswell of support culminating in this weekend’s March for Science into more-effective science advocacy?