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National Academies of Sciences rebuke claim 2016 GMO crops report ‘tainted’ by conflicts of interest

[Editor's note: The following is a letter to the editor of the Chronicle of Higher Education from the Committee on Genetically ...

National Academies tighten conflict-of-interest policies after backlash stemming from GMO, pain-relief reports

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine are toughening their financial conflict-of-interest policies after publishing reports that some critics ...

Neuroscience research has long way to go

The human brain contains roughly 86 billion neurons and trillions, perhaps hundreds of trillions, of intricate interconnections among those neurons ...

Misguided nostalgia for our paleo past

Marlene Zuk | Chronicle of Higher Education | 
The following is an edited excerpt. It's hard to escape the recurring conviction that somewhere, somehow, things have gone wrong ...

The mysterious genetics of homosexuality

[A] reasonable summary is that, when it comes to male homosexuality, there is almost certainly a direct influence, although probably ...

The new eugenics movement

The Chronicle of Higher Education has a piece out by Nathaniel Comfort, The Eugenic Impulse. I would just like to ...
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