Science reproducibility is an emerging topic causing debate in the scientific community. Photo courtesy of pixabay.com

Tina Hesman Saey discusses research reproducibility

By Guimel Sibingo Science writer Tina Hesman Saey usually does not write about the culture of science. “I usually focus on the physical aspects of science,” Saey said recently. Saey typically covers molecular biology for Science News, a bi-weekly magazine that features the latest research in science. But lately, she has been engaging in some heavy-duty reporting concerning the…

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Heads up! Keep your brain safe while playing

Editor’s Note: This article is from our Science for Kids series, aimed at children in grades 4-8. By Sean Morrison Do you play football, baseball or basketball? How about cheerleading? Swimming? Hockey? Do you love to have a snowball fight with your friends? All of those things are great, and getting outside to play is very…