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Punished after reporting colleagues

March 18, 2020 4:16 pm Published by

An investigation by the Canadian Association of University Teachers found that the leaders of Thompson Rivers University violated the academic freedom of one of its professors

Retraction overview

March 18, 2020 4:16 pm Published by

A researcher at the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at the University of Leiden, Netherlands, published a paper that gives a comprehensive overview of scientific articles retracted due to errors, bias, fraud, or plagiarism

Travel lessons

March 18, 2020 4:02 pm Published by

Travel itineraries combine science learning with exploring new horizons, allowing visitors to act as research assistants on scientific studies

The first images

March 18, 2020 3:51 pm Published by

In its initial test, Sirius, Brazil's newest synchrotron light source, produces microtomographic images of a rock and a heart

Storms in the Ice Age

March 18, 2020 3:49 pm Published by

In the last glacial period, torrential rainfall in what is now Brazil was mostly concentrated in the Northeast and the Amazon

Creative solutions

March 18, 2020 3:24 pm Published by

A contest grants awards for videos made by students from São Paulo public schools proposing solutions to issues faced by the community

Young and world class

March 18, 2020 3:23 pm Published by

Asian institutions stand out in ranking of universities younger than 50, which includes Brazil’s UNESP and UFABC

Agriculture 4.0

March 18, 2020 3:12 pm Published by

Data collected, transmitted, and processed in real time can improve farming productivity and sustainability, but limited connectivity and access to digital technology are barriers still needing to be addressed

Science personalities 2019

March 18, 2020 3:00 pm Published by

Brazilian physicist Ricardo Galvão features on the journal Nature's list of the ten most influential people in science in 2019