Cast into limbo, UK science is confronting Brexit uncertainty
Niklas Halle'n/AFP/Getty ImagesBy Jeremy Webb IN HIS Divine Comedy, Dante names the first circle of hell “limbo”. The virtuous pagans stuck there can do nothing to improve their lot but await divine intervention. Today, UK scientists find themselves in a limbo of their own over their relationship with the other 27 countries of the European Union. The...
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