Several blog posts point to the challenges of finding freely accessible scientific literature.
A creation-based museum opens with exhibits showing, among other things, that dinosaurs lived peacefully alongside humans in the Garden of Eden.
A blog offers a how-to guide on using pieces of a scientific paper to rebuild the authors' original code when it's not available.
Ronaghi, Pevzner, and others report a method for using short reads in de novo sequencing in PLoS ONE.
Russia's government approves a national genome database to help catch criminals.
Despite company policies and pending laws, personal health and other information can still be accidentally leaked.
NYT profiles Anne Wojcicki, co-founder of biotech company 23andme, which recently got a major investment from Google.
The NIH establishes a new division to study alternative medicine -- to the chagrin of one scientist.
Genome-wide studies find additional loci associated with breast cancer.
This New York Times article describes some of the unique methods Google is using to compete for recruits with computer science or engineering backgrounds.
A blogger finds that there's rising debate about open access and genetic privacy.
An article from the Washington Post highlights the growing concerns among scientists over NIH's funding crunch.
Several of Newsweek's international editions feature Craig Venter on the cover for an article exploring synthetic biology.
Using mouse models, geneticists move toward studying networks of genes that cause disease.
GTO scans today's issue of Science.
Researchers create a holographic person, complete with the anatomy, genome data, tissue types, and chemistry of a real person.
Nature delves into epigenetics, circadian gene expression, and riboswitches.
A DNA database is being established to reunite Holocaust victims.
New studies look into the accuracy of published research.
Google invests in a biotech start-up.
Journalists probe the Encyclopedia of Life project.
Stanley Miller, pioneer in the study of the origins of life, dies at 77.
Systems biology can play a role in tackling warming challenges.
A second installment of a series of articles on next-gen sequencing technologies looks to future applications.
Scientists help define the ARFome.
Nature News reports that female scientists setting up their first labs tend to have lower salaries and smaller staffs than their male peers.
A new analysis by Northwestern University researchers finds that female and male first-time PIs receive differing amounts of funding.
Some 43 percent of new mothers and 23 percent of new fathers leave full-time employment in STEM in the years after having a child, Science Careers says.
STEM professors' views on intelligence affect students' success, a new study finds.