March for Science

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Between one and two thousand people marched for science in New Haven on Saturday. Among them were a lot of professional scientists, including Yale faculty members.

Elaine Thompson / AP

Partisan Washington politics have pushed scientists to speak for themselves. Several cities will hold demonstrations next month as part of the March for Science. An organizer of the Hartford, Connecticut, demonstration hopes the march will restore the objectivity of science.