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A recent study from Pew Research Center reveals gaping differences in opinion between scientists and the general public about issues related to scientific research and the direction science is taking. Photo by Reuters Scientists and the public agree...
Japanese journalist Kenji Goto works in the field. A Facebook page was constructed calling for the release of Goto, who is held in captivity by Islamic State militants. Photo courtesy of “I am Kenji” Facebook page A hastily constructed...