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July 24, 2014

Academic Science, I Just Can’t Quit You

NIH-funded training programs are helping NIH-trained scientists learn how to not do NIH-funded research.

July 23, 2014

Bringing Science to the Stage

A Spanish couple tells how they became scientists by day and socially committed actors by night.

July 21, 2014

Happy Thoughts May Help Postdocs Handle Stress

An article in the journal Stress and Health is one of the first to study the mental health of postdocs.

July 18, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 18 July 2014

CDC lapses … science publishing’s 1%… good news for WIMPs … sexual harassment and worse in fieldwork … a radical peer-review experiment.

July 17, 2014

Tell the Negative Committee to Shut Up

An MIT postdoc tells the negative committee to sit down and shut up.

July 17, 2014

Better Recognition for Multidisciplinary Research

Funding bodies and research institutions need to give multidisciplinary research more respect, says an opinion paper from Science Europe.

July 16, 2014

Telephone Technique, Part One

Professional-level telephone technique can get you hired.

July 15, 2014

Investigating Research Crimes

As an institution’s chief detective for enforcing research ethics, the research integrity officer must blend investigative, bureaucratic, and scientific skills.

July 14, 2014

Warning: Sastrugi Crossing

For meteorologist Elena Stautzebach and the rest of the overwintering staff, finding adventure is part of the daily routine.

July 11, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 11 July 2014

NCATS success … Scripps merger talks end … good news and bad news in India … clandestine review ring revealed … brain boycott … early independence … HIV/AIDS

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.

July 11, 2014

Knocking HIV on the Head

Australian postdoc Lachlan Gray is working at the crossroads of virology and neurology to combat HIV brain infection.

Taken for Granted
July 10, 2014

Should Science Students Study Gender?

In Academe, Carol Colatrella argues that scientists can benefit from more insight into how gender impacts professional interactions and career outcomes.

Taken for Granted
July 09, 2014

The Landmark Patrick Harran Case Ends Inconclusively

The legal struggle arising from the death of Sheharbano “Sheri” Sangji leaves a major question unresolved.

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.

July 07, 2014

Elsewhere in Science, 4 July 2014

Debunking Egyptian pseudoscience … lots of STEM grads … vampire squirrels with fluffy tails … problems with external motivation … Working Life

July 07, 2014

At Lindau Meeting, Women Outnumber Men

At this year’s Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, a milestone.

July 03, 2014

A Giant Leap

Jack Kittinger explains why he took the giant leap away from academic research to become the director of a conservation program.

July 03, 2014

The World’s Most Comprehensive Resource for Scientists Transitioning to Industry

If you’re pursuing a career in industry, you should read this.

July 02, 2014

The Virtues of Virtual Panels

They’re not perfect, but remote review panels work, and they facilitate broader involvement in peer review.