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March for Science: Dispatches from Berlin
March for Science: Dispatches from Berlin

The Scientist's Diana Kwon is in Berlin, Germany, covering the demonstration designed to celebrate the research enterprise and advocate for evidence-based policymaking.

Marching Into an Uncertain Future
Marching Into an Uncertain Future

Can professional organizations and societies parlay the groundswell of support culminating in this weekend’s March for Science into more-effective science advocacy?

RNAi’s Future in Drug-Target Screening
RNAi’s Future in Drug-Target Screening

A recent CRISPR study contradicted years of RNA interference research on a well-studied cancer drug target. But is it the last nail in the coffin for RNAi as a screening tool? 

Submit An Innovative Product
Submit An Innovative Product

With The Scientist’s Top 10 Innovations competition here again, it’s time to consider the best new life science tools, technologies, and methodologies.