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Anne Fausto-Sterling

Anne Fausto-Sterling, Nancy Duke Lewis Professor of Biology and Gender Studies at Brown University, is author of Myths of Gender and Sexing the Body.

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Appeals to the biological facts conceal a deeper contest over political equality—and scientific authority itself.

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Many young children become obsessed with gender. How do we know which are trans?

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Black people get sicker because of stereotypes taught in medical schools.

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Symbiosis, not just gradual change, may lie at the heart of how evolution works.

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The FDA has approved an ineffective drug for a disease that may not exist.

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CRISPR-Cas9 is now the fastest, most sequence-specific technique for the rewriting of genetic information. With all this potential come serious challenges.

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The limits of using DNA to create images of subjects.

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Why do our ideas about nutrition change so quickly?

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Individuality can emerge even when genes and environment are constant.

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One in five in college women is sexually assaulted. This statistic might be wrong, but does it matter?

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Getting government grants for research is harder than ever. Our system is breaking down.

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Memories are not a record of the past; when evoked, they adjust to the current context.

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Brain images are ubiquitous and compelling, but the science behind them is not.

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Men's hormone levels correlate with their pregnant partners. Some men even experience morning sickness.

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It is easy, but wrong, to see development in terms of 'genes for X' or a nature/nurture balance.

 
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The new search for the biology of race.

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