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Step Away from the PowerPoint

There are other ways to tell a scientific story than by relying on slides, Bitesize Bio's Vicki Doronina writes.

To Stay on the Track

Nicholas Wolfinger writes at the Atlantic that academia needs to evolve to retain women in the sciences.

Bragging Rights

A venture capitalist suggests bragging your way to success in STEM fields.

The Lit Review

In PLOS Computational Biology, Marco Pautasso offer tips for nailing a literature review.

MOOCs in Science Education

Online courses may offer a range of benefits to advanced science education, research.

Training Translation

IOM urges collaborative focus for training next wave of translational researchers.

The Things You Take

Mentors pass on many skills — to emulate and to avoid — to their students.

Of Poets and Bookkeepers

E. O. Wilson discusses good traits for a scientist to have.

Tip One: Don't Run Away

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Who's an Author?

To be included on the author list, investigators should meet certain criteria.

Specific Negotiation

When negotiating, a new research paper suggests it helps to have a specific number in mind.

Not the Intended Effect?

A science policy writer argues that STEM programs negatively affect the employment market.

Science Sales Force

Blogger Prof-like Substance writes that scientists have to be able to sell their research ideas.