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An Evolutionary History

By | October 1, 2016

Celebrating 30 years and a resurrection

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Special Delivery

By | October 1, 2015

Neurons in new brains and old

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Bad Raps

By | December 1, 2014

Understanding animal diseases—for their sake and for ours

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Your Brain on Art

By | May 1, 2014

A new scientific discipline investigates the neurology underlying the experience and the creation of beauty.

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Long and Rocky Roads

By | November 1, 2012

From basic research to beneficial therapies

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Meeting of the Minds

By | July 1, 2012

New changes at The Scientist will ensure that we continue to showcase the best and brightest ideas in the life sciences.

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Agents Provocateurs

By | April 1, 2012

Asking pointed questions is a key part of the scientific process.

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In with the New

By | January 1, 2012

There is definitely no shortage of technological innovation in the life sciences.

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A Truly Happy Return

By | December 1, 2011

After a roller-coaster of an October, The Scientist resumes publication under new ownership.

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To Err is Human

By | February 1, 2011

This is your brain on emotions.

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