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Monthly Archives: April 2017

On marching for science

PD Gluckman   On April 22, 2017 scientists in many countries, including New Zealand, will ‘march for science’. This unprecedented initiative has been received with some considerable ambivalence. It has been prompted and promoted in the USA as an understandable … Continue reading