The Daily Scan - Page 25


You, Too Can Be Underpaid

The Onion takes on pay disparity in STEM fields.

Retraction Time

Embattled stem cell scientist Haruko Obokata is to retract one of her two controversial papers.

Spreading the Word

Georgetown is firing up a genomic medicine MOOC.

From Bridges to Helmet Cushions

At the White House Science Fair, Obama urges greater representation of women in the sciences.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: draft human proteomes reported, and more.

Into the Chicken Coop

A group of researchers aims to disentangle the domestication of the chicken.

Here You Go

German lawmakers come to an agreement on education and research budget.

DNA Approach

Through a DNA-templated synthesis approach, researchers identify possible diabetes therapeutic.

This Week in Genome Research

In Genome Research this week: whole-genome duplication in angiosperms, hybrid zone butterfly genomes, and more.

Predicting Autism

Will it soon be possible to predict autism cases much earlier?

A Better Brew

Two labs are delving into the genomes of brewer's yeast.

Cleaned by Microbes

A writer tries out a microbial tonic to boost her microbiome as a cleanser.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: role for SREBF1 in mitophagy, dietary influence on mouse intestine microbiome, and more.