This Ivy League food scientist was a media darling. Now his studies are being retracted.

  1. This Ivy League food scientist was a media darling. Now his studies are being retracted.  Washington Post
  2. JAMA Journals Retract Six Papers by Cornell Food Scientist  The Scientist
  3. AP, HHMI expand collaboration to bolster health, science coverage – Associated Press  Associated Press
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Daily briefing: The ‘marshmallow test’ scientist’s advice for self-control

Daily briefing: The ‘marshmallow test’ scientist’s advice for self-control

Daily briefing: The ‘marshmallow test’ scientist’s advice for self-control, Published online: 17 September 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06738-x

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Israel minister welcomes Syria scientist killing

Israel minister welcomes Syria scientist killingIsraeli Intelligence Minister Yisrael Katz on Tuesday welcomed the killing of a leading Syrian weapons scientist but declined to comment on reports his government was behind the fatal bombing. General Aziz Asbar, head of a Syrian government weapons research centre, was killed along with his driver when the bomb hit his car on Saturday, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Asbar headed the Maysaf research centre in Hama, which was hit by Israeli air strikes last month and in September last year, the Observatory said.


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