science publishing
Breathing Life Into Papers
Breathing Life Into Papers
Bob Grant | Jun 13, 2016
Researchers prepare to launch an effort to make the scientific literature more dynamic.
E.U. Pushes for Open Access by 2020
E.U. Pushes for Open Access by 2020
Bob Grant | Jun 2, 2016
European Union member states agree to an ambitious goal to make all scientific papers freely accessible within four years.
Bertozzi the Editor
Bertozzi the Editor
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2016
Stanford University biochemist Carolyn Bertozzi discusses her role at the helm of ACS Central Science, a cross-disciplinary, open-access chemistry journal
Opinion: The Zika Effect
Opinion: The Zika Effect
Vincent Racaniello | May 27, 2016
Three reasons why virologists are flocking to study this emerging virus
Jeremy Berg Named Editor of <em>Science</em> Journals
Jeremy Berg Named Editor of Science Journals
Tracy Vence | May 25, 2016
The former National Institute of General Medical Sciences director replaces outgoing editor and National Academy of Sciences president-elect Marcia McNutt.
Gender Gap in Science Publishing
Gender Gap in Science Publishing
Tanya Lewis | May 10, 2016
Study reveals trends in the frequency of female first authors on medical studies.
Opinion: Reimagining the Paper
Opinion: Reimagining the Paper
Ahmed Alkhateeb | May 2, 2016
Breaking down lengthy, narrative-driven biomedical articles into brief reports on singular observations or experiments could increase reproducibility and accessibility in the literature.
Transparency Now
Transparency Now
Mary Beth Aberlin | May 1, 2016
Science is messy. So lay it out, warts and all.
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | May 1, 2016
May 2016's selection of notable quotes
The Zombie Literature
The Zombie Literature
Bob Grant | May 1, 2016
Retractions are on the rise. But reams of flawed research papers persist in the scientific literature. Is it time to change the way papers are published?