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Science: shining beacon or siren on the rocks?

CTIO at sunset, (c) NOAO/AURA/NSFIt’s that time again: time for governments to pump up science as panacea to world ills, for ministers to commission national surveys to discover why young people won’t study it (and most people still don’t get excited about it) and for public-engagement experts to work out new strategies for getting us to see the light. (more…)

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