Monthly Archives: December 2017

Australia’s PM fails to appoint senior science minister & gives agriculture to junior MP

Australia’s prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has sidelined science in a cabinet reshuffle that has unleashed a social media backlash from Australian researchers. Turnbull, who once boasted that his government would put science “at the heart” of  federal policy, did not … Continue reading

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