Why the Main Study Supporting the Idea of Abortion-Pill “Reversal” Has Been Withdrawn, at Least for Now
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New Internal Memos Show White House Considered Ways to Downplay Climate Research
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The New Spending Bill Could Finally Pave the Way for New Federal Research on Gun Violence
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Herpes Vaccine Research Supported by Peter Thiel Could Put a University’s Funding at Risk
To Understand “Gay Community,” Researchers Need to Add Nuance to the Numbers
Science Is Not “Self-Correcting.” Science Is Broken.
Police Data Suggests Black and Hispanic Drivers Are Searched More Often Than Whites
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The Failure of Theranos Shows Why We Need Publicly Funded Science
Bad Incentives Push Universities to Protect Rogue Scientists. But We Can Fix the System.
In the 1940s, U.S. Researchers Infected Hundreds of Guatemalans With Syphilis. The Victims Are Still Waiting for Treatment.
One in Six U.S. Scientists Is an Immigrant. Trump’s Ban Will Also Limit Scientific Progress.
How the War on Drugs Halted Research Into the Potential Benefits of Psychedelics
How a Pioneer in the Science of Mistakes Ended Up Mistaken
The DEA Just Made It Almost Impossible to Research the Most Promising Opioid Alternative We’ve Got
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