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Magdalena Koziol, a former postdoc at Yale University, was the victim of scientific sabotage. Now, she is suing the...
Antiretroviral drugs can protect people from becoming infected by HIV. But so-called pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP...
Two studies show that eating a diet low in protein and high in carbohydrates is linked to a longer, healthier life, and...
Considered an icon of conservation science, researchers at World Wildlife Fund (WWF) headquarters in Washington, D.C.,...
The new atlas, which shows the distribution of important trace metals and other substances, is the first product of...
Early in April, the first of a fleet of environmental monitoring satellites will lift off from Europe's spaceport in...
Since 2000, U.S. government health research agencies have spent almost $1 billion on an effort to churn out thousands...
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Science Blankets New York
30 May 2008 (All day)
The inaugural World Science Festival kicked off this week in New York City. At events set up throughout the city, leading researchers, educators, policymakers, and artists are discussing the impact of science on everyday life.
Science has dispatched two reporters to the scene. They'll be blogging regularly as they attend various events, speak to attendees, and pontificate on the festival as a whole. In our first entry, a panel of scientists debates the question: "Is it morally wrong for someone in their own house to masturbate with a chicken?"
Be sure to check out our coverage here, and come back regularly for updates.