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Image of the Day: Nanobot Schematic

By The Scientist Staff | April 13, 2018

A magnetically controlled device could have applications in studies of cell biology and biophysics.

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Image of the Day: Eggshell Edifice

By The Scientist Staff | April 6, 2018

A new 3-D model plumbs the molecular intricacies of eggshell composition.

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2016 Kavli Prize Winners

By Tanya Lewis | June 2, 2016

This year’s awards honor discoveries on brain plasticity and the development of atomic force microscopy.

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BIOMOD

By The Scientist Staff | July 1, 2015

Scientist to Watch Shawn Douglas explains the annual competition he established to introduce students to molecular programming.

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Shawn Douglas: DNA Programmer

By Andy Extance | July 1, 2015

Assistant professor, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco. Age: 34

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Kavli Congrats

By Kerry Grens | May 30, 2014

A nonet of scientists, including researchers in nano-optics and in the neuroscience of memory, earned the 2014 Kavli prizes.

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Next Generation: Nano-Imaging

By Sabrina Richards | January 31, 2013

Researchers take advantage of a diamond’s atomic flaw to devise a sensor that may one day snap images of individual molecules.

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2012 Kavli Prize Winners

By Sabrina Richards | May 31, 2012

Biennial Kavli Prizes are presented to scientists in astrophysics, nanoscience, and neuroscience.

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