DNA from the 40,000-year-old bones of a modern human found in Europe contains Neanderthal genes.
January 1, 2015|
January 2015's selection of notable quotes
December 9, 2014|
Russian entrepreneur Alisher Usmanov, who purchased James Watson’s 1962 Nobel Prize medal last week, is returning it to the molecular biologist.
December 8, 2014|
James Watson, who helped to discover the structure of DNA, has auctioned off his Nobel Prize medal.
October 23, 2014|
A new kind of microscopy uses a lattice of light to visualize biological processes with extraordinary spatial and temporal resolution.
October 13, 2014|
The Scientist speaks with W.E. Moerner, who last week shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on super-resolution molecular imaging.
October 10, 2014|
Nobel Prizes awarded; transgenerational effects of mitochondrial mutations; fat-targeted gene knockdown; Ebola updates in Spain and U.S.
October 8, 2014|
Eric Betzig, Stefan Hell, and William Moerner have won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry "for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy."
September 25, 2014|
Using citation statistics, the firm forecasts which researchers are likely to take home science’s top honors this year.
May 1, 2014|
Madness and Memory, Promoting the Planck Club, The Carnivore Way, and The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons
December 25, 2013|
The Scientist commemorates prize-winning life scientists and remembers notable researchers who died this year.