Brexit hits UK science funding and workforce

Image copyright Getty Images The first figures have emerged demonstrating that Brexit uncertainty has adversely affected UK research. They show Britain’s annual share of EU research funding has fallen by nearly a third since 2015. The analysis by the Royal Society suggests scientists are choosing not to work in Britain, with a 35% drop in […]

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Democratic front-runners are tested in TV debate

Image copyright Getty Images Twelve Democratic White House hopefuls are squaring off for a presidential debate that could be a critical test for the front-runners. Joe Biden is under siege from personal attacks by President Donald Trump, and Bernie Sanders is recovering from a heart attack. Elizabeth Warren is likely to face new scrutiny after […]