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This is for all you science lovers! Want The Stream to cover more science related topics? Now's your chance to pitch us those under-reported stories.
Our hosts Malika Bilal and Femi Oke held an open editorial meeting via Google+ Hangout with community members from the science world. You can still submit your pitches in the comments below, or tweet us using #StreamScience.
We also had lots of community feedback on Twitter. You can view some of them below.
In the Google+ hangout:
Stephani Page @ThePurplePage
Ph.D candidate in Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of North Carolina