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Nobel Prizes … Jobs for refugees … Pot problems … Gene patenting … Canadian science … Working Life
Hear advice from scientists and engineers who have worked in private and public companies and transitioned back into academia.
While volunteering at a scientific conference, Tal Polak came up with an idea to help young researchers network with top scientists.
Book describes resources professional societies offer to support postdoc women—and men
The pope’s astronomer ... Migrants and informatics … Predatory publishers … More money for the BRAIN initiative … Beyond “publish or perish”
Central China is a growing hub for researchers and tech companies to launch exciting projects in science and engineering.
New Australian science minister … Managing research bureaucracy … STAP cell update … More trouble for NEON ... Working Life.
Evidence-based teaching strategies are changing how some faculty shape their courses.
A recent study suggests that men are substantially more likely to blow their own horns than women, with potential career consequences.
Switching fields midstream requires thoughtful analysis, research, and due diligence. Hear advice from researchers who have made the transition.
Joan W. Bennett shares how she was able to pick up the pieces and revitalize her research after Hurricane Katrina destroyed her home.
In the Pipeline … Golden rice retraction … Possible energy reform and research funds … Fight over Alzheimer’s data continues … Extreme field work … Working Life
Issues and Perspectives
The Job Market
A recent survey found that the larger the research project team, the more it functions like a small factory, with implications for the training and career prospects of young scientists.
Our esteemed columnist warns against some of the common offenses that grad students have been known to commit.
Issues and Perspectives
Female speakers are underrepresented at some conferences, but a vocal group of advocates is working to address the problem.
New institute in honor of deceased HIV/AIDS researcher ... Possible reforms for federal research regulations … Rethinking graduate education … Working Life
Three young researchers establish careers in the exciting field of ancient DNA.
Authors offer suggestions gleaned from nine earlier reports about the issue
Smart lakes … 21st Century Cures Act … Museum faces closure threat ... Psychologists enable torture ... Eye on the prize … Tough advice ... Working Life
An increasing number of scientists—men and women—aim to succeed both at work and at home.