Publishers Develop Inclusive Name-Change Policies
Publishers Develop Inclusive Name-Change Policies
Transgender scientists are seeing some success in advocating for standards that allow authors to change their names on previous work.
Publishers Develop Inclusive Name-Change Policies
Publishers Develop Inclusive Name-Change Policies

Transgender scientists are seeing some success in advocating for standards that allow authors to change their names on previous work.

Transgender scientists are seeing some success in advocating for standards that allow authors to change their names on previous work.

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Most Popular Stories of the Decade, Year-by-Year
Most Popular Stories of the Decade, Year-by-Year
Kerry Grens | Dec 19, 2019
The Scientist’s reporters tracked the development of CAR T cell therapies, explored the Neanderthal DNA in our genomes, and dove into a CRISPR controversy.
Trump Administration’s Definitions of Sex Defy Science
Trump Administration’s Definitions of Sex Defy Science
Ashley P. Taylor | Oct 23, 2018
The government wants to limit a person’s sex to male or female as determined by genitalia at birth and genetics. It’s not so simple, say scientists.
Are the Brains of Transgender People Different from Those of Cisgender People?
Are the Brains of Transgender People Different from Those of Cisgender People?
Shawna Williams | Feb 28, 2018
Research into the biological basis of gender identity is in its infancy, but clues are beginning to emerge.
The Skin We’re In
The Skin We’re In
Bob Grant | Feb 28, 2018
How can science inform the debate on gender?
Infographic: Searching for the Neural Basis of Gender
Infographic: Searching for the Neural Basis of Gender
Shawna Williams | Feb 28, 2018
Brain studies have yielded a mixed picture of the neural similarities and differences between people of different genders.
First Documented Case of Transgender Mother Breastfeeding
First Documented Case of Transgender Mother Breastfeeding
Kerry Grens | Feb 14, 2018
Doctors report that a regimen of hormones, an antiemetic drug, and pumping gave the woman enough milk production to feed her baby exclusively breastmilk for six weeks.
To Give Cancer Survivors a Chance to Conceive, Scientists are Designing Artificial Ovaries
To Give Cancer Survivors a Chance to Conceive, Scientists are Designing Artificial Ovaries
Ashley Yeager | Dec 31, 2017
The goal is to house patients’ follicles in a specially designed tissue matrix and reinsert them after treatment.
Science on Reddit in 2016
Science on Reddit in 2016
Kerry Grens | Dec 29, 2016
A conversation with Nate Allen, head moderator of r/Science
Retracted Study’s Strategy Resurrected
Retracted Study’s Strategy Resurrected
Bob Grant | Apr 11, 2016
Researchers replicate the methods used in a falsified 2014 study that claimed short, in-person conversations could sway attitudes on same-sex marriage, this time reporting that the technique worked on people initially opposed to transgender rights.