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Johnny Roastbeef
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« on: September 16, 2014, 06:53 pm »

The role of research funding in reducing science to predictable, safe research has been a concern gaining some traction. Here's an interesting NPR story covering it.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/09/09/345289127/when-scientists-give-up
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« Reply #1 on: September 18, 2014, 06:14 am »

Im not sure if this was meant as a followup, but it goes well with the other. The shadow workforce of underpaid research scientists.

http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/09/16/343539024/too-few-university-jobs-for-americas-young-scientists
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« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2014, 04:40 pm »

That shit is about two-thirds of the reason why I didn't stick around to do a PhD.
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« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2014, 12:59 pm »

The term I'd heard time and again is "the postdocalypse"
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