Here's an argument that citizen scientists deserve co-authorship on scientific journal papers to which they contributed research.
Letters to the editor from the August 2019 issue of Scientific American
Hahn, who has no previous political experience, will be in charge of regulating e-cigarettes, drug pricing and more
It may be a traditional cultural practice, but it’s nothing more than violence against women and girls
Diesel delivery vehicles have consequences for the climate and public health
Its transformative power has improved my ability to analyze data and collaborate with other researchers
How far can we “improve” our mind before we lose our sense of identity and authenticity?
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Hint: it begins with “s” and ends with “cience"—and the ignorant are trying to trash it