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About Laura Close

Managing Editor | writer, editor, nerd, feminist, and lover of grammar.
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Exclusive: UFC Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes
3 weeks ago

Exclusive: UFC Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes

The reigning bantamweight champion reflects the diversity and equality of UFC.

Women’s prizefighting has been going on for longer than you’d think. Although the Ultimate Fighting Championship—better known as UFC—only …
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How Do Researchers Make Genome Studies More Diverse?
3 weeks ago

How Do Researchers Make Genome Studies More Diverse?

Genome studies have collected data primarily from those of European descent since the field was founded. Learn about the organizations trying to change that.

How precise can precision medicine be …
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Has the Need for Workplace Gender Diversity Reached Its Tipping Point?
3 weeks ago

Has the Need for Workplace Gender Diversity Reached Its Tipping Point?

There’s no ignoring gender diversity in the workplace anymore. Read on to discover how to have meaningful conversations and help solve the problem.

Leaders are missing a sense of urgency—in …
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