Virtual Reality May Revolutionize Brain Science
New technology could open doors for researchers studying animals’ most complex organ.
Mapping Brain Proteins
Researchers are using souped-up mass spectrometry to localize proteins within brain cells.
How to Make Scientists Into Better Peer Reviewers
From efforts to increase the transparency of the review process to initiatives offering training, there are many attempts underway to make better reviewers out of researchers.
Agricultural Technology Can Save Humanity from Starvation (Again)
We are on the cusp of yet another revolution in how we feed the populace.
A Brush with Inheritance, 1878
Lampbrush chromosomes, first observed in the 19th century, still offer an unparalleled glimpse into how genetic information is organized in the cell.