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An animal rights group known as the Nonhuman Rights Project filed lawsuits in three New York courts this week in an...
Researchers have been hot on the trail of the elusive Denisovans, a type of ancient human known only by their DNA and...
Thousands of scientists in the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) are about to lose their jobs as a result of the...
Dyslexia, a learning disability that hinders reading, hasn't been associated with deficits in vision, hearing, or...
Exotic, elusive, and dangerous, snakes have fascinated humankind for millennia. They can be hard to find, yet their...
Researchers have sequenced and analyzed the first two snake genomes, which represent two evolutionary extremes. The...
Snake venoms are remarkably complex mixtures that can stun or kill prey within minutes. But more and more researchers...
At age 30, Dutch biologist Freek Vonk has built up a respectable career as a snake scientist. But in his home country,...
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Roundup 4/15: Overhauls Edition
15 April 2010 5:32 pm
The National Cancer Institute's 50-year-old Cooperative Group Program, which conducts key clinical trials of cancer treatments, suffers from inefficiency, redundancy, and a lack of funding, an Institute of Medicine report finds. The report calls for streamlining operations, reorganizing the 10 groups, and ending the weaker ones.
On Thursday, the Senate commerce committee will examine ocean acidification at a 10 a.m. hearing.
What the Conservatives want to do on U.K. science policy if elected.
Registration for the 2010 AAAS Policy Forum has been extended an extra week.