Slideshows
STW: In the Field
STW: In the Field
Dan Cossins | Aug 1, 2013
Scientist to Watch Josh Snodgrass has traveled the world, from Siberia to South America, to study how the physiology of indigenous peoples shifts with changing lifestyles.
Hunker Bunker
Hunker Bunker
Jef Akst | Aug 1, 2013
Inside the Cold War bunker where wildlife biologists tried to create a safe haven for bats at risk of contracting a deadly fungal disease
BPTW: By the Numbers
BPTW: By the Numbers
The Scientist Staff | Aug 1, 2013
Take a closer look at some of the statistics generated by The Scientist's Best Place to Work Academia 2013 survey.
Meet the Marmots
Meet the Marmots
Kerry Grens | Jul 1, 2013
UCLA ecologist Dan Blumstein tracks a fluctuating population of the alpine rodents in Colorado that has been studied for more than 40 years.
Worm Bandage
Worm Bandage
Kate Yandell | Jul 1, 2013
Biomimicry yields a new type of patch that may help wounds heal faster.
Research Behind Bars
Research Behind Bars
Dan Cossins | Jul 1, 2013
Ecologist Nalini Nadkarni advances forest conservation and science advocacy by enlisting the help of prisoners.
Salamander Evolution
Salamander Evolution
Dan Cossins | Jun 1, 2013
Yale University evolutionary biologist Steven Brady studies the evolutionary impacts of roads on the amphibians.
BPTW: By The Numbers
BPTW: By The Numbers
The Scientist Staff | Jun 1, 2013
Take a closer look at some of the statistics generated by The Scientist's Best Place to Work Industry 2013 survey.
Making Good on Research
Making Good on Research
Beth Marie Mole | Jun 1, 2013
Scientists working in developing nations who engage in capacity building find it bolsters the lives of locals and their own work.
Best Places to Work Postdocs 2013: The Charts
Best Places to Work Postdocs 2013: The Charts
The Scientist Staff | Apr 3, 2013
See the data from our 2013 survey of postdocs.