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102 votes
18 answers
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Why do some instructors care so much about attendance?

63 votes
5 answers
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Why not make students reproduce work?

38 votes
4 answers
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How long should it take to read a paper?

37 votes
4 answers
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How to get better at identifying research gaps?

33 votes
5 answers
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Crippling anxiety when writing grant applications

31 votes
5 answers
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Why the taboo against naming discoveries after yourself?

18 votes
3 answers
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Are itemized lists discouraged in scientific papers?

17 votes
3 answers
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How can I improve my attention and make fewer mistakes?

15 votes
5 answers
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Do contemporary publications cite more sources? Why?

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4 answers
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Is there an alternative to traditional exams?

10 votes
1 answer
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How do I pick good keywords for literature alerts?

8 votes
1 answer
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How to approach potential PhD advisors

7 votes
3 answers
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Approaching faculty members I don't know well to solicit career advice

7 votes
3 answers
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How to cite a lab manual?

7 votes
2 answers
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Advice for a PhD... who is aiming for industry

5 votes
1 answer
511 views

Is it mandatory to declare conflicts of interest?

5 votes
1 answer
433 views

What are the obligations of a principal investigator?

5 votes
4 answers
505 views

How can I choose ahead of time where my research should be published?