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Barroso goes back to school

Former European Commission President José Manuel Barroso will teach graduate courses at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon, and at Princeton, after ten years at the helm of the EU. Barroso opted for a university career, after his hopes of becoming the next United Nations Secretary General, in 2016, were dashed. It is unclear if… » read more

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Revenge, they say, is a dish best served cold. Or in the case of the Chief Scientific Advisor to the European Commission, revenge is a dish best served next week in a no-holds-barred interview on BBC television. Anne Glover is expected to spill the beans about what the poor handling of science and policy-making under… » read more

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