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Atomic Force Microscopy
Amy Maxmen | Apr 2, 2013
The new technique reveals unprecedented details of microscopic life.
Jef Akst | Apr 2, 2013
Zebrafish are showing the way to new insights in cancer research.
Dan Cossins | Apr 2, 2013
Intrepid Norwegian explorers discovered the Antarctic icefish, a marvel of evolution, while venturing to an island at the bottom of the Earth in 1927.
La Bohème: A Portrait of Our Oceans in Peril
Graciela Flores | Mar 15, 2013
The sculptures of Mara G. Haseltine's new exhibition tell a tale of beautiful oceans ravaged by pollution.
Megan Scudellari | Mar 6, 2013
Take a tour of some DIYbio labs across the country
Sampling the New Arctic
Bob Grant | Feb 14, 2013
Scenes from a research trip, where researchers peered beneath the ice to shine a light on the emerging picture of a changing Arctic Ocean
Photonic Colored Creatures
Cristina Luiggi | Feb 1, 2013
Animals and plants come in a dizzying array of colors. Current research is cracking into the remarkable structures behind nature's artistic display.
Aaron T. Dossey | Feb 1, 2013
A taste of the exhibit that invited visitors to dine on insects
Staff | Jan 3, 2013
Check out some of the games being used in serious scientific research, education, and treatment.
Biology by the Slice
Dan Cossins | Jan 3, 2013
German anatomist Christian Wilhelm Braune revolutionized the study of human anatomy in the 19th century with his painstaking drawings of sectioned cadavers.