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Concentrated Learning

The UK shifts toward funding doctoral training programs at a limited number of institutions.

The Gap

Women, even in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields, are paid less than their male counterparts.

Postdocs Away from the Bench

Sally Rockey clears up confusion regarding what postdoc activities can be supported by US National Institutes of Health grants.

Gender Divide in Scholarly Publishing

There are more women being published, but they are less likely to have a senior-author slot.

ACMG Reaches Out to YouTube Generation

The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics is turning to YouTube to drum up interest in medical genetics careers.

The Falling Curtain

Bias, not just work-life balance, keeps women from pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Seasons Turn, and Fiscal Years End

Bloggers at National Institute of General Medical Sciences discuss how the change in the fiscal year affects NIGMS grants.

Tips for Keeping Up

Bitesize Bio offers advice on how to keep up with your field when you are out of a job.

Debate on Women in STEM

A series of editorials in The New York Times discusses gender imbalance in the sciences.

The Author List Challenge

Guidelines and other criteria can help to quell disagreements over who should be a paper's author.

Inside Tips on NIH Funding

Former NIGMS Director Jeremy Berg shares some advice on obtaining NIH grants.

Online Mentorship for STEM Women

A program aims to mentor women in college interested in careers in science, technology, engineering, and math.

'Bring Some Data'

A blogger has advice for graduate students doing lab rotations.