Attending FEBS/EMBO in Paris, Aug 30–Sep 4?

Visit PLOS at Booth 72 and meet Emma Ganley, Acting Deputy Editor of PLOS Biology. Image credit: Bruce Tuten, Flickr
August 28, 2014

How Could Language Have Evolved?

Bolhuis, Tattersall, Chomsky and Berwick explore the nature of the key innovation underlying the evolution of human language in PLOS Biology. Image credit: Pieter Bruegel the Elder
August 28, 2014

About My Lab

A PLOS Computational Biology collection to share knowledge about lab organization and scientific management.
August 28, 2014

PLOS Suite of Journals and Blogs

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Global Coalition of Access to Research, Science and Education Organizations calls on STM to Withdraw New Model Licenses
As a group, the undersigned organizations share a vision in which scholarly knowledge is a common good, a resource for the whole of humanity. This means more than just allowing... Full article
August 7, 2014
PLOS Launches Neuroscience and Synthetic Biology Channels to Support Collaboration and Discussion of Published Research
(July 2, 2014)  PLOS today launches an initiative designed to engage the larger scientific community in researcher-led, informal discussions of published articles and timely issues affecting researchers such as data... Full article
July 2, 2014
New Publication Time
The research that PLOS publishes garners global media coverage in major outlets including The New York Times, The Guardian, National Geographic, Wired, The Huffington Post, Sydney Morning Herald and hundreds... Full article
June 26, 2014

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Ten Simple Rules Collection


Attending #febsembo2014? Meet @PLOS editors at 3:00pm at booth 72.
Congrats @PLOSONE 'sliding rocks' authors; in 1 day pub, 56K views, 850 tweets, 2000 FB etc #OpenAccess in action! http://t.co/Ac7QSaTQLa
Visceral leishmaniasis-HIV coinfection: Time for Concerted Action @SOMedicine http://t.co/EzkadqEjwW
RT @PLOSMedicine: Observational Studies: Getting Clear about Transparency http://t.co/yvSUbKtOJn
RT @Neuro_Skeptic: I'm pleased to announce that I'm now @PLOSNeuro Community Contributing Editor! http://t.co/EIXtf3rgPE But I'm still blogging @ @DiscoverMag!