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    January 05, 2007

    Getting Big on Astroparticles

    Today's detectors allow scientists to observe cosmic particles with energies surpassing those obtained in particle accelerators, making of the universe a new laboratory for particle physicists.

    January 05, 2007

    Catching Some Cosmic Rays

    We are finding that we are beginning to constrain some of our understandings and exclude some possibilities.

    January 19, 2007

    Dealing With Deception

    "I think it becomes more difficult [to cheat] when the student knows what the professor knows and the professor knows what the student knows." --Adil Shamoo

    February 02, 2007

    New EMBO Installation Grants

    "I felt that it was time to return, now that Portugal was changing and giving us much better conditions, [and] that we should contribute to the development of the country," says Bruno Silva-Santos.

    February 23, 2007

    FP7 Funding Opportunities at a Glance

    "We are focusing on people who have established that they are already very good scientists and are about to start or at the beginning of an independent career." --Fotis Kafatos, European Research Council President.

    March 02, 2007

    Priming the Mind

    "I thought, if these people are saying they can go to these places, maybe I can too." -- Lawrence Williams

    March 02, 2007

    Making the Leap to Independence

    "Those who succeed are well-grounded people who have seen success and believe they can do it too. They are not the type of people who worry too much or are easily intimidated," says Virginia Tech professor Michael Hochella.

    March 02, 2007

    A "Hippocratic Oath" for Scientists?

    Jones believes that senior scientists have "lost a sense of accountability to the next generation insofar as all of our interests in them are self interests ... so that
    our career can get advanced but not necessarily
    their career."

    March 09, 2007

    Italian Research Shakeup Pending

    The minister's aim is to create an employment structure in the universities with a much larger base of younger, early-career scientists.

    March 09, 2007

    Is Grants.gov in the FastLane?

    When it comes to accepting electronic applications, the agency is in no hurry to leave the FastLane.

    March 16, 2007

    Research at the Poles

    March 16, 2007

    Cruising the Frozen Seas

    "For miles and miles, everything looks, feels, and smells pure and uncontaminated," says Sasha Tozzi, a Ph.D. student working in Antarctica's Ross Sea.

    March 16, 2007

    Polar Research in Portugal: Breaking the Ice

    Gonçalo Vieira set up a Portuguese IPY committee made up of 10 Portuguese biologists and geophysicists who together are leading Portugal's new polar research effort.

    March 23, 2007

    Mastering Your Ph.D.: Making the Most of a Conference

    Starting the conference well-prepared and maintaining a proper balance between presentations and coffee breaks can make your conference experience a source of inspiration.

    March 23, 2007

    A 'Comprehensive' Career

    "I feel confident that my ideas are good enough to go up against the rest of the world, but the question is, can I generate enough preliminary data fast enough?
    - Emmanuel Chang"

    March 23, 2007

    A Question of Balance

    "I produce 10 data points that completely undermine what everybody thinks they know about the archaeological record here. It was really important and really interesting, and almost nobody believed me." -Joan Brenner Coltrain

    April 06, 2007

    Getting Published in Scientific Journals

    No matter how big your scientific breakthrough, it won't do your career much good if you don't publish it in a...
    April 06, 2007

    Tips for Publishing in Scientific Journals

    You increase the chances of your paper being accepted if you make the assumption that the reviewers are offering their suggestions as constructive criticism.

    April 06, 2007

    Writing Science: The Story's the Thing

    Writing well comes from writing a lot, so get comfy with your computer.

    April 06, 2007

    Moving Out of the Shadows: Publishing From the Rest of the World

    "The novice writer makes a big mistake in blaming language knowledge for everything," says Mary Ellen Kerans, chair of the Mediterranean Editors and Translators association in Barcelona, Spain.

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