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Nearly one in five scientists thinking of leaving the U.S. in search of better funding

A coalition of top scientific and medical research groups is set to release a study next week which reveals that nearly 20 percent of scientists in the U.S. are considering leaving the country in favor of better funding environments. According to Sam Stein at Huffington Post, the lead organization, the…

Corporations are manufacturing uncertainty about scientific findings. Now scientists are fighting back.

Science is under attack. With corporations manufacturing uncertainty to undermine studies that hurt their bottom lines and the sequester cutting billions in funding for scientific research, you’d think the American science community would be hunkered down in their labs avoiding outside interference…   [close-up of schoolgirl succesful looking in the…