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Carlo Doglioni aims to concentrate on science, leaving trial and corruption allegations behind

Anthropologists say no to sexual harassment

Roiled by high-profile cases in the field and at conferences, anthropology works to change its culture

Having fraternal twins is in your genes—and in your hormones

Two gene variants increase the chance of fraternal twins by 29%

Who's downloading pirated papers? Everyone

An exclusive look at data from the controversial web site Sci-Hub reveals that the whole world, both poor and rich, is reading pirated research papers.

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