Dozens of men remember a Rockefeller researcher, now dead, sexually abusing them decades ago. After inquiries from BuzzFeed News, the editors of two journals have decided to acknowledge the allegations in the scientific record.

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“There’s no such thing as United States DNA, so why would there be Mexican DNA? It doesn’t make any sense,” a genetic genealogist said.

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The 2017 study was covered by dozens of news outlets, including BuzzFeed News.

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For decades, companies worked to cast doubt on whether sugar harms — until Cristin Kearns started digging up the dirt.

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The avocado boom has birthed a fight over who gets to make money off the patented giant “Carla.”

Stephanie M. Lee • 3 months ago

With Thanksgiving less than a week away, the feds still don’t know the original source of the salmonella outbreak that has sickened 164 people and killed one.

Stephanie M. Lee • 3 months ago

Cornell is looking at whether its star professor’s misconduct affected research funded by the federal government.

Stephanie M. Lee • 3 months ago

“The practice of science requires the highest levels of transparency,” researchers said in an open letter to Cornell.

Stephanie M. Lee • 3 months ago

"It's providing them with a hope that they may have thought didn't exist for their cancer," says the executive director of TruthInAdvertising.org.

Stephanie M. Lee • 4 months ago

Anti–Big Tobacco crusader Stanton Glantz settled a sexual harassment lawsuit from a former researcher. Then his center won a $20 million research grant.

Stephanie M. Lee • 4 months ago

Their tragedies expose a shadowy US industry that sells drugs with little government oversight.

Stephanie M. Lee • 5 months ago

His last day will be June 30, 2019.

Stephanie M. Lee • 5 months ago

Wansink, who is still teaching at Cornell, has now retracted 13 papers in total.

Stephanie M. Lee • 5 months ago

A proposed health study of low-salt diets on prisoners has undisclosed salt industry funding.

Stephanie M. Lee • 5 months ago

“Our study in hindsight was outright silly,” one scientist said.

Stephanie M. Lee • 6 months ago

“CrossFit admitted they’re wrong and is making it right,” trans athlete Chloie Jönsson told BuzzFeed News.

Stephanie M. Lee • 6 months ago

Mikhaila Peterson, 26, is now making money off a new kind of diet that allegedly cured her depression and arthritis: all meat, all the time.

Stephanie M. Lee • 6 months ago

A rash of official-looking warning letters may be linked to an "international extortion scam," the FDA said.

Stephanie M. Lee • 7 months ago

CrossFit’s strident spokesperson Russell Berger was winning a war against junk science — until his anti-LGBT bigotry got him fired.

Stephanie M. Lee • 8 months ago

“He needs to take a big dose of ‘shut the fuck up' and hide out for a while. It’s sad,” CrossFit’s CEO Greg Glassman told BuzzFeed News.

Stephanie M. Lee • 8 months ago