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February 2, 2018

In Trump’s first year, science advice sees a marked decline

Science – Since U.S. President Donald Trump took office, expert panels that provide key federal agencies with science advice have had fewer members and met less often than at any time since 1997, when the government started tracking such numbers, a new analysis concludes.

February 2, 2018

Neuroscience – SciPol Weekly, January 27 – February 2

In this week's Neuroscience SciPol Weekly, a judge trying to solve the opioid crisis, birth defects where Zika spread, a new app to treat depression, how to predict who you're friends with, the neuroscience behind comedy, and a stroke crisis in Africa.