14 2 JANUARY 2015 • VOL 347 ISSUE 6217 sciencemag.org SCIENCE
Thousands of scientists—along with entire universities—have fled
war-torn eastern Ukraine. Others have staked their futures on the
breakaway republics By Richard Stone, in Kyiv and Vinnytsya, Ukraine
Refugees and a pro-Russian rebel at
Donetsk National University in August;
many professors and students later
fled the campus.