Derek Lowe
Derek Lowe

Derek Lowe, who blogs at http://pipeline.corante.com, is a longtime drug-discovery chemist and has worked on projects to treat Alzheimer's, diabetes, cancer, osteoporosis, and infection.

Future Tense
June 17 2012 7:15 AMWe Don’t Need More Scientists—We Need Better OnesA chemist responds to Slate’s David Plotz’s claim that not enough students are going into science and engineering.
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Politics
May 22 2015 11:14 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Assistant interactives editor Andrew Kahn on the best of Slate, from the history of slavery to Mad Men.