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    February 06, 2004

    Math and Biology: Careers at the Interface *Feature Index*

    June 19, 2014

    What it Takes

    A new tool shows that the most important factors for career success are only weakly connected to doing good science.

    July 11, 2014

    What Are You Likely to Do With That Major?

    A data visualization tool from the U.S. Census Bureau connects college majors to the occupational groups they populate.

    September 23, 2005

    Not Just a Pretty Picture

    "You have to fill in details that a lot of even experts don't think about on a daily basis, and you're pulling together expertise from a number of labs and publications to try and create one unique comprehensive figure." -Graham Johnson

    July 08, 2014

    A Young Tag Team Detects a Major Pipeline Leak

    A graduate student and a Twitter software engineer team up to write an article showing that on average, elite labs run by men are not women-friendly.

    April 04, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 4 April 2014

    STAP misconduct … DARPA goes biotech … chasing money in bioscience … what young scientists would do with extra time.

    April 18, 2014

    STEM Ph.D. Workforce, Unemployment Surges

    Between 2008 and 2010, as the economy worsened, the Ph.D.-holding STEM workforce grew by nearly 6% while unemployment rose by 41%.

    June 25, 2014

    What’s Your Science Degree Worth?

    Yes, a new study says, going to college does make financial sense—especially if you major in a STEM field (or business).

    September 07, 2012

    Editorial: Planning Career Paths for Ph.D.s

    By turning introspection into a structured exercise, myIDP allows science trainees to translate a vague source of anxiety into a working plan.

    September 05, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 5 September 2014

    Relief at NASA … RIKEN layoffs… profiting from avian flu … modeling Ebola … risky research… Working Life … the coffee genome.

    January 10, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 10 January 2014

    In a weekly feature, we point you toward career-related stories in other Science publications.

    July 13, 2001

    Hilary Godwin: Alone in Good Company

    "The choices I made pretty much mirrored my growth as a scientist."

    June 25, 2004

    Enabling Science in Sub-Saharan Africa

    "The only way to find that out is to actually go out and do it, to be on the ground, increasing the range of information that we have, so that I can make it available to anybody at NSF or in the community, so that they can do great science in Africa." --Libby Lyons

    October 26, 2001

    The Changing of the Guard at Harvey Mudd

    September 21, 2007

    Special Feature: Sizing Up Nano

    July 24, 2013

    Want to Be a Professor? Choose Math

    Compared to other fields, mathematics looks like a healthy career path, with few people stuck in the postdoc holding pattern and many ending up in the jobs they trained for.

    November 24, 2006

    Melanie Sanford: The Interview

    A series of fortunate events led this University of Michigan chemist to contribute to work that won a Nobel Prize. But there's nothing accidental about her subsequent success.

    October 10, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 10 October 2014

    Is congress leaking NSF info? … more Twitter stars … Nobel Prizes … support from a congressman for young scientists … the Bionic Woman.

    February 22, 2002

    The Federal Trough

    The Web's most comprehensive list of U.S. federal funding sources for scientific research

    September 27, 2013

    Elsewhere in Science, 27 September 2013

    In a weekly feature, we point you toward career-related stories in other Science publications.