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Why are mental health problems elevated among graduate students? This post delves deep into understanding the reasons that lead to the excessive pressure and ways…
Why are mental health problems elevated among graduate students?
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Cactus Foundation has launched a global mental health survey for researchers 
Inviting researchers to participate in global survey on mental health in academia
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A look at this year's Nobel Prize winners in the sciences along with highlights of their distinguished achievements
The winners of the 2019 Nobel Prize are…
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The Research on Research Institute (RoRI) is a newly formed international consortium that will aim to provide insights to individuals, organizations, and governments on…
New 'research on research' project to guide decision-makers on research and science policy
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This year, during Peer Review Week, both event hashtags – #PeerRevWk19 and #QualityInPeerReview – were flooded with interesting peer review-related posts in multiple…
Peer Review Week 2019: What was the industry talking about on Twitter?
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Cambridge University Press launches Experimental Results, a journal that will publish only results of experiments in various STM disciplines. The journal aims to improve…
Cambridge University Press launches a journal to boost reproducibility of results and transparency of reviews
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The theme of Peer Review Week 2019 was Quality in Peer Review. We reached out to a bunch of people to know what they thought about peer review. Here are some of the…
Academics weigh in: What does quality in peer review mean to you?
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The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has resolved to reduce and eventually eliminate the need and funding of animal-based research for testing the toxicity of…
EPA plans to eliminate animal testing and explore alternative methods
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Sense about Science's Peer Review Survey 2019 unveils interesting points and insights about the peer review system. It also lays down several action paths to make the…
The idea of bringing together preprints, authors, and editors on a single platform led to the concept of PubSURE. PubSURE is an integrated platform that is made of a…