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25 high-paying jobs for people who don’t like stress

Unable to play video. Neither flash nor html5 is supported!Think there's no such thing as a high-paying, low-stress job? Think again.With help from career-information...

Bullied out of research

We were 4 days into the field expedition when I overheard my Ph.D. supervisor making disparaging remarks about someone. He was speaking in Dutch,...

As the need for highly trained scientists grows, a look at...

What leads people to a career in science?It’s an important question because the road to a successful career in science – as with technology,...

There’s an awful cost to getting a PhD that no one...

Why do so many PhD students struggle with depression? (AP Photo/Joerg Sarbach) One night during the third year of...

24 High-Paying Jobs That Are Low in Stress

From mathematicians to optometristsThink there’s no such thing as a high-paying, low-stress job?Think again.Career information expert Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., compared average salaries and stress...

This physicist just got the all-clear to test his record-breaking ion...

An Australian rocket scientist has built a prototype ion drive that could one day power a return trip to Mars using recycled space junk...

In Defense of the Humanities Ph.D.: It’s No Crazier Than Becoming...

Wikimedia Commons “Why haven’t humanities Ph.D. programs collapsed?” asks my colleague Jordan Weissmann this week. It’s a question that has drawn a host of...

Can Eating Raw Cookie Dough Really Make You Sick?

That’s because multiple ingredients within the dough could be contaminated by pathogens such as Salmonella and E. coli, says Soohyoun Ahn, Ph.D, an assistant...

What Can You Do With a Humanities Ph.D., Anyway?

J.J. Gould, Atlantic editor and politics Ph.D., at his desk in the Watergate The AtlanticThere is a widespread belief that humanities Ph.D.s...

Best And Worst Graduate Degrees For Jobs in 2016

PayScale ran the numbers. Spring means graduation, but many college seniors who are about to don cap and gown are not waving...