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It's not easy – but we are moving in the right direction.
Thalidomide's manufacturer, Chemie Grünenthal, marketed the drug as safe for pregnant women despite reports it was causing malformations in newborns. Why such blatant denial?
Do you know why onions make your eyes water? Neither do 83% of parents.
It is those who know how to think nimbly, creatively and responsibly that end up building extraordinary careers.
The Nobel Prize-winning research on neutrinos is expected to push the boundaries of science and technology.
Novel drugs that reduce the spread of cancer in mice could pave the way for changing the way we fight tumours.
Understanding the meaning of the word science has changed over time, but the goals to produce and share knowledge remains the same.
Is a novella published 130 years ago our best bet for explaining the worlds of 4D and beyond?
If the continent is to grasp the science and technology revolution, then governments should take the lead in both policy formulation and implementation.
To achieve science becoming part of everyday entertainment, one needs to take science out of its usual academic context.
Deep disagreements within science might seem to undermine its authority, but they only underscore how science really works.
Using more than one language when teaching and learning science in schools can greatly enhance concept development. This in fact goes to the heart of science.
Nobel Laureate Peter Doherty's new book explores why so many people today selectively reject science, and in the process gives a behind the scenes look at how science really works.
Medical research can be complex and difficult to understand, but cinematic representations of mad scientists who speak gobbledygook add to the confusion. An annual event separates fact from fiction.
For a growing number of artists, academics, researchers and scientists, dance represents a promising new frontier of exploration. The annual DANscienCE festival shines a spotlight on their findings.
How successful a mother or career scientist one can become depends on how one's available time is divided between the two activities.
A group of young Indonesian scientists set a science agenda for the country.