Matthew Powner: Origin Solver
Lecturer, Department of Chemistry, University College London. Age: 32
Keeping Your Cool
A guide to recent advances in ultra-low-temperature freezers and accessories that can help safeguard frozen samples
A CRISPR Fore-Cas-t
A newcomer’s guide to the hottest gene-editing tool on the block
From San Francisco to St. Louis, biotech incubators are proliferating across North America. Can they deliver on their promise of fueling the economy?
Is Earth Special?
Reconsidering the uniqueness of life on our planet
The Sixth Extinction, Joy, Guilt, Anger, Love, Ha! The Science of When we Laugh and Why, and Ten Thousand Birds
Discovering Archaea, 1977
Ribosomal RNA fingerprints reveal the three domains of life.