This year’s list of winners celebrates both large leaps and small (but important) steps in life science technology.
July 17, 2014|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
July 10, 2014|
Cognitive testing in chimpanzee pedigrees reveals a genetic basis for intelligence.
June 25, 2014|
E. coli repeatedly exposed to ampicillin adapt to stay dormant for longer periods of time—just long enough to outlast the antibiotic treatment.
June 23, 2014|
An exhibit at the newly opened SciArt Center in New York City showcases work that explores hidden worlds.
June 19, 2014|
An examination of 17 ancient skulls shows that some Neanderthal features arose as far back as 430,000 years ago.
May 29, 2014|
Two island populations of male crickets independently evolved to evade parasites by keeping quiet, and have come up with a way to sneak matings with females that still seek the male courtship song.
April 4, 2014|
Lynne Quarmby’s love of the natural world inspires her to explore beyond her cell biology lab through art.
March 28, 2014|
A neuroscientist studies the brains of tango dancers in an attempt to understand interpersonal connectedness.
March 5, 2014|
Adipose fins, long considered vestigial, may have evolved multiple times as a key adaptation in some fish, study finds.