Marc Tessier-Lavigne is to bring his biotech know-how with him as he becomes the next president of Stanford University, the New York Times reports. He is to succeed John Hennessy, who is stepping down in the fall after 16 years at the post.
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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.
Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.
Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.
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