The Scientist

» innovation

Most Recent

image: Our Top 10 Innovations Contest is Now Accepting Submissions

Our Top 10 Innovations Contest is Now Accepting Submissions

By The Scientist Staff | May 14, 2018

Enter your new product to have a chance at being selected for a coveted spot in The Scientist’s 2018 competition.

0 Comments

image: Metastatic Knowledge

Metastatic Knowledge

By Bob Grant | April 1, 2018

The research enterprise surrounding cancer spreads and changes as it explores multiple facets of the complex disease.

0 Comments

image: Book Excerpt from <em>How to Feed the World</em>

Book Excerpt from How to Feed the World

By Uris Baldos | February 12, 2018

In chapter 5, “The Technology Ticket,” contributing author Uris Baldos urges acceptance and investment in “precision agriculture” to provide for a burgeoning global population.

0 Comments

image: Passing the Torch

Passing the Torch

By Mary Beth Aberlin | December 1, 2017

Looking back, looking forward

0 Comments

image: 2017 Top 10 Innovations

2017 Top 10 Innovations

By The Scientist Staff | December 1, 2017

From single-cell analysis to whole-genome sequencing, this year’s best new products shine on many levels.

1 Comment

image: Organs on Chips

Organs on Chips

By Diana Kwon | August 28, 2017

Scientists hope that these devices will one day replace animal models of disease and help advance personalized medicine.

4 Comments

image: Nature Index Identifies Top Contributors to Innovation

Nature Index Identifies Top Contributors to Innovation

By Catherine Offord | August 9, 2017

New rankings highlight institutions that have produced large numbers of articles cited in others' patents.

0 Comments

Researchers in the country speak out as a second version of Canada’s national budget retains freezes spending at key science funding councils.

1 Comment

image: Top Technical Advances 2016

Top Technical Advances 2016

By Kerry Grens | December 15, 2016

The year’s most impressive achievements include methods to watch translation in cells, trace cell fates, avoid mitochondrial mutations, edit DNA, and build antibiotics from scratch.

0 Comments

image: Notable Science Quotes

Notable Science Quotes

By The Scientist Staff | December 1, 2016

The importance of science innovation, publishing and gender, and more

1 Comment

Popular Now

  1. How to Separate the Science From the (Jerk) Scientist
  2. Could a Dose of Sunshine Make You Smarter?
  3. Prevalent Form of Childhood Leukemia May Be Preventable
  4. Conservation Biologist Ben Collen Dies of Bone Cancer