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Psychology cleans up its act, plus biohackers embrace gene editing, CRISPR, cyborgs

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NeuroTribes: Steve Silberman on a haunting history and new hope for autistic people

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Jimmy Carter’s cancer, female sexual desire, and Donald Trump’s trumpery

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Three simple tips to survive grant writing

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More fallout from the retracted gay marriage paper; social sciences under fire

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Scientists Behaving Badly (On Social Media)

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Torture and psychologists; picture the universe with Hubble and Webb telescopes

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Do AA and other 12-step programs work? Does breastfeeding raise IQ?

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Moratorium on virus research, epigenetics and fear, open access to journals

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California quaking, swearing off showers for science, overselling the microbiome, MERS update, tropical diseases, cats vs. dogs

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