Truth Seekers

These days it can be difficult to tease out what's true and what's not, but that makes it all the more important for researchers to stick up for the truth and its pursuit through science, writes Brandeis University's Eve Marder at eLife.

She adds that in the current political climate where evidence is often disregarded, she feels "that I am shouting into the wind of a cacophony of lost souls. How does one effect change when truth has no currency?"

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