Very sorry to hear of the loss of the great Bob Silvers, editor of The New York Review of Books for over 50 years. For a brief obituary, please visit: http://www.nybooks.com/robert-silvers/
The NYR is a beacon of light in dark times; may it keep shining.
Photo credit: Annie Schlechter.
To celebrate International Women’s Day, here is a picture of an inspirational female scientist – Dr Sue Healy – explaining hummingbird behaviour for a Canadian wildlife documentary. (Okay, I may be biased…)
Here is a useful guide for students on plagiarism, first spotted by Christopher Ingraham on Twitter (@_cingraham). Well, an example really. From the current administration in the White House. First, an Exxon Mobil press release, then a White House press release. The plagiarised paragraph is highlighted in yellow.
For our policies on plagiarism, please visit:
I am not sure what policies the WH have in place.