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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
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
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
Vincent Racaniello | May 27, 2016
Three reasons why virologists are flocking to study this emerging virus
Jeremy Berg Named Editor of
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
Tanya Lewis | May 10, 2016
Study reveals trends in the frequency of female first authors on medical studies.
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.
Mary Beth Aberlin | May 1, 2016
Science is messy. So lay it out, warts and all.
Speaking of Science
Staff | May 1, 2016
May 2016's selection of notable quotes
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?