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    Taken for Granted
    June 20, 2014

    Settlement Announced in Patrick Harran Criminal Case

    After 5 years, a settlement is reached in a case in which a young chemist lost her life in a laboratory fire.

    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.

    June 19, 2014

    Don’t Crash and Burn at Your Job Interview

    To win the job interview, answer the questions, make your interviewer feel good about you, and avoid making major mistakes.

    June 18, 2014

    A Bargain at the Price

    A presidential team hopes to make a point about salary inequity in academe.

    June 17, 2014

    What Works to Increase Diversity

    To increase diversity at your institution, analyze your performance, and make diversity a priority, a new study suggests.

    Taken for Granted
    June 17, 2014

    More GREs, Fewer Degrees?

    An article in Nature suggests that the Graduate Record Examination is a poor predictor of graduate student success.

    June 16, 2014

    Studying Human-Computer Interaction at Microsoft Research

    Mary Czerwinski, a cognitive psychologist, has spent her career doing both basic and applied research in the technology industry.

    June 16, 2014

    Postdoc Love at Whitehead

    Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research postdocs get some love—including some glamorous marketing online.

    June 13, 2014

    An Explosion Of Bioinformatics Careers

    Big data is pouring out of life sciences research, creating ample opportunities for scientists with computer science expertise.

    June 13, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 13 June 2014

    Rat regret … a shortage of physician-scientists … congressional meddling … the latest on STAP … Working Life

    June 13, 2014

    Mentoring for Safety

    In Chemical & Engineering News, scientists share what principal investigators can do to establish a culture of safety in their labs.

    June 13, 2014

    The Fun of Science

    A weekend spent with nonscientist friends reminded Cathy Walker that working as a scientist is fun.

    June 12, 2014

    Professor’s Win Dooms Immigration Reform

    The upset win of David Brat over House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) all but ensures that immigration reform won’t pass anytime soon.

    June 12, 2014

    Tim Hunt

    Hard work, early independence, and playfulness were instrumental in Nobel laureate Tim Hunt’s success.

    June 10, 2014

    Give, and It Will Be Given to You

    New online tools are making it easier for scientists to share data and other resources.

    June 10, 2014

    NIH Report Warns of Looming Physician-Scientist Shortage

    A new report argues that the United States may soon face a serious shortage of scientists with clinical degrees.

    June 09, 2014

    Starting Up

    For new Ph.D. graduates, an academic startup might make sense—especially if they’re in it for the experience.

    June 09, 2014

    Building Blocks of Science Diversity

    There has been a new influx of female researchers, but they’re small, blocky, and made of plastic.

    June 06, 2014

    Elsewhere in Science, 6 June 2014

    More misconduct … NSF’s budget … predictable careers … Working Life … a moving profile of a scientist and advocate

    June 06, 2014

    The Travails of the Trailing Spouse

    Being a trailing spouse is better than not having a job, says an essayist at Inside Higher Ed, but it’s no walk in the park.

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