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Debate on Who Is Smart Enough to Be Executed

The Supreme Court will soon grapple with the science of how intellectual disability is measured. The arguments will bear on applying the death penalty to people who don't understand the legal process

February 20, 2014 — Sara Reardon and Nature magazine

Ukrainian Scientists in Front of Protest

Researchers seek a more competitive system for science as the government shuns closer ties with the European Union and decrees it will target any organization receiving money from abroad

January 30, 2014 — Alison Abbott and Nature magazine

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