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If you ever feel so depressed that you start questioning yourself and your place in academia, and worry about failure, these priceless positive nuggets will cheer you up…
From "be-negative" to "oh-positive" – Academia needs cheerleaders today
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cOAlition S has initiated a pilot project wherein eight publishers have volunteered to share detailed information about their pricing. The main intent of this initiative…
8 Publishers to disclose pricing details as part of a Plan S pilot
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As part of efforts to promote discussions around mental health in academia, Editage Insights will host a free online talk by motivational speaker Prasha Sarwate Dutra.
Conquering mental health demons: Editage Insights to host motivational talk for STEM academics
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As a PhD student, postdoc or lab leader, do you feel like your mental health may be suffering because of problems in the system? Do you think your lab could be managed…
Do you love science but are unhappy with the culture in academia?
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A court in south China’s Shenzhen city found He Jiankui and two others his research team guilty of illegally gene-editing human embryos. All the three researchers…
Chinese scientist He Jiankui sentenced to prison for gene-edited babies
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In 2019, we published several learning-based content pieces and answered the questions posted by you on the Q&A forum. We thought it would be interesting to share…
10 Posts the Editage Insights community viewed the most in 2019
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Do you know what academics were talking about in 2019 on Twitter? Learn more about the most thought-provoking discussion around mental health, struggles in academia,…
A round-up of 12 great Twitter discussions in 2019
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As the year 2019 is coming to a close, can you think of the events or news that caught your attention? While a lot has happened over the past year, we have tried to…
10 Developments in academia that made headlines in 2019
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An in-depth look at several recent initiatives taken by various Indian stakeholders to improve the quality of research in the country
A group of 43 leading publishers and scholars from 10 countries met in Canada to define predatory publishers and journals. Read on to know more about the definition and…