MARCH FOR SCIENCE ALMOST IMMEDIATELY AFTER the inauguration of Donald Trump, scientists and science-affiliated groups started talking about a March for Science. This weekend, it’s finally happening—and in aggregate, Saturday’s events may be the largest demonstration of scientists ever. Around the same time the central march in Washington, DC started […]


THOMAS PETER/REUTERS STEVE WOZNIAK IS one half of Silicon Valley’s most prototypical founder’s myth. But whereas Steve Jobs went on to define what it meant to be a modern founder—the turtleneck uniform, the keynote showmanship, the scorn for formal education and steamrolling managerial style—Woz just became a wealthier version of […]

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Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, makes an announcement regarding new asbestos measures during a press conference in Ottawa on Thursday, Dec 15, 2016. (Sean Kilpatrick / THE CANADIAN PRESS) OTTAWA – Young scientists often don’t get research grants early enough, delaying careers and stunting the growth of Canada’s information-based economy, […]