Tips for Brevia articles

  Opinion (500-800 words) -The purpose of opinion stories is to present our reactions to research and big ideas–for example, you might suggest whether a discovery could have good implications for society or whether, conversely, it could lead to unethical behavior. -We recommend writing about one specific discovery, policy, or …

Brevia’s Ethics and Citations Guide

This document exists to introduce you to the citation and documentation practices that are standard at Brevia. These standards are very important …

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Summer 2016: Wilderness

LETTER FROM THE EDITORS A NOTE ON OUR SUMMER THEME: WILDERNESS The term “wilderness” is charged with both negative and positive connotations. On one …

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Primary Research: The Root of Meaning

The Root of Meaning: Tree Diagrams Reveal the Complexities of Latin Grammar By Henry Bauer “All philosophy is the critique of language.”—Ludwig …

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Opinion: Gene Therapy

  Gene Therapy: Is It Time Yet? By Reece Akana On August 1, 2016, Pfizer, one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies, acquired …

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Features: Racing Evolution

  Racing Evolution: A new strategy for antibiotic synthesis By Alan Yang When it comes to antibiotics, the pace of our discoveries …