As scientific meetings are cancelled worldwide, researchers are rethinking how they network — a move that some say is long overdue.
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In a scathing editorial, H. Holden Thorp argues that the Trump administration's distortion and denial of science almost certainly contributed to the federal government's sluggish response to the coronavirus threat.
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Ruthless labor exploitation? Generational betrayal? Understanding the job crisis in academia requires a look at recent history.