More research paper writing tips

Here’s a list of scientific writing tips from a science journalist that are good to follow regardless of whether you’re writing a journal article or an email to a friend.  They dissect a famous human genome paper from Nature to address points about using jargon, long and short sentences, subjective and objective clauses, active verbs, and speculative voice.  My favorite piece of advice is “you should be able to read a sentence out loud in one breath.”

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