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Desert trails and microbial life excite this soil scientist

3 hours ago   |   Science News for Students

Desert trails and microbial life excite this soil scientist : Lydia Jennings has had many interests throughout her life. As a child, she trained as a dancer. But her brother...
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Dr William Frankland, immunologist behind pollen count, dies aged 108

4 days ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

‘Grandfather of allergy' survived three years in Japanese POW camp before pioneering medical career Dr William Frankland, a pioneering British immunologist who transformed the...
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Ken Prewitt Wants to Retrofit The Social Sciences

Ken Prewitt Wants to Retrofit The Social Sciences

5 days ago   |   Social Science Space

“In a world facing many complex, formidable problems,” Kenneth Prewitt asks, “how can the social sciences become a decisive force for human betterment?” Prewitt's piece...
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Appointment of Helen Munday as new IFST President

6 days ago   |   The Science Council

The Science Council are pleased to share the appointment of Helen Munday as the Institute of Food Science and Technology's new President. Helen has served the last year as...
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Gender Differences in Professional Career Dynamics: New Evidence from a Global Law Firm

9 days ago   |   Harvard

Ina Ganguli, Ricardo Hausmann, and Martina Viarengo. Forthcoming. “ Gender Differences in Professional Career Dynamics: New Evidence from a Global Law Firm .” Economica.
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The huge coronavirus bailouts will need to be paid back. Or will they?

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

Proponents of modern monetary theory believe that countries can and should keep printing as much money as they need Treasury officials have spent the last couple of weeks...
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AAPSS Awards Economist William Nordhaus 2020 Moynihan Prize

AAPSS Awards Economist William Nordhaus 2020 Moynihan Prize

13 days ago   |   Social Science Space

William D. Nordhaus William Nordhaus, the Nobel Prize-winning economist who was the first macroeconomist to seriously consider how climate can be influenced by human behavior...
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Biochemical Society Awards Recipients 2021

14 days ago   |   The Science Council

Ten eminent scientists and exceptional early career researchers have been honoured in the annual Biochemical Society Awards. Each winner exemplifies the very best of the...
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A single ‘voice of truth' from governments and health authorities is critical during this crisis | Julian Rait

15 days ago   |   The Guardian

My father recalled the unsettling lack of clear advice when the Spanish flu penetrated Australia. We shouldn't repeat this mistake My father came late to parenthood. Born in...
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The Truth About Equality In STEM

19 days ago   |   New Scientist

What form does discrimination take in science careers, and how prevalent is it? The STEM Survey 2020 lifts the lid on prejudice in the workplace
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