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Undergraduate research would benefit from better comparative data, says Academies panel

Opportunities for students abound, but researchers don’t know what works best

Biologists propose to sequence the DNA of all life on Earth

Still-unfunded plan would start with all plants, animals, and other eukaryotes—some 1.5 million species—for the cost of the original human genome project

Two top Chinese-American scientists have dropped their U.S. citizenship

China gets bragging rights to two more internationally recognized researchers

Monarch miscalculation: Has a scientific error about the butterflies persisted for more than 40 years?

From the squishy world of butterfly genetics, a cautionary tale about the importance of taxonomy

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