The organization announced a set of grants for 30 groups, each of which will receive $450,000, along with additional resources, over two years.
Champions of traditional journal publishers are often unwilling to acknowledge how slow and ineffective correction in science can be.
The AI model both detected cases of breast cancer at higher rates than radiologists and reported fewer false positives, the study concluded.
An analysis of submissions to two top journals showed that scientists in the U.S. were highly likely to be working during holidays.
Researchers of color particularly vulnerable to “unprofessional” comments.
Machine learning and deep neural networks can capture and analyze the “language” of animal behavior in ways that go beyond what’s humanly possible.
Videos from the Conference on Cognitive Computational Neuroscience, 13-16 September 2019, Berlin, Germany
The ‘domestication syndrome’ has been a central focus of research into the biological processes underlying domestication. The Russian Farm-Fox Experiment was the first to test whether there is a causal relationship between selection for tameness and the domestication syndrome…
The overall weight of evidence, including data from other species, does not unambiguously support the existence of the domestication syndrome in animals.
Smallpox was eradicated relatively quickly, but other diseases have proved harder to eliminate. The reasons are a mix of biology and psychology.
He Jiankui’s manuscript shows how he ignored ethical and scientific norms in creating the gene-edited twins Lulu and Nana.