European Research Council President Resigns
European Research Council President Resigns
Mauro Ferrari says the organization’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic is inadequate, but ERC members claim his proposals didn’t align with the mission of the council.
European Research Council President Resigns
European Research Council President Resigns

Mauro Ferrari says the organization’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic is inadequate, but ERC members claim his proposals didn’t align with the mission of the council.

Mauro Ferrari says the organization’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic is inadequate, but ERC members claim his proposals didn’t align with the mission of the council.

nanoscience
Image of the Day: Nanobot Schematic
Image of the Day: Nanobot Schematic
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Apr 13, 2018
A magnetically controlled device could have applications in studies of cell biology and biophysics.
Image of the Day: Eggshell Edifice
Image of the Day: Eggshell Edifice
The Scientist Staff, The Scientist Staff | Apr 6, 2018
A new 3-D model plumbs the molecular intricacies of eggshell composition.
2016 Kavli Prize Winners
2016 Kavli Prize Winners
Tanya Lewis | Jun 2, 2016
This year’s awards honor discoveries on brain plasticity and the development of atomic force microscopy.
BIOMOD
BIOMOD
The Scientist Staff | Jun 30, 2015
Scientist to Watch Shawn Douglas explains the annual competition he established to introduce students to molecular programming.
Shawn Douglas: DNA Programmer
Shawn Douglas: DNA Programmer
Andy Extance | Jun 30, 2015
Assistant professor, Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology, University of California, San Francisco. Age: 34
Kavli Congrats
Kavli Congrats
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.
Next Generation: Nano-Imaging
Next Generation: Nano-Imaging
Sabrina Richards | Jan 31, 2013
Researchers take advantage of a diamond’s atomic flaw to devise a sensor that may one day snap images of individual molecules.
2012 Kavli Prize Winners
Sabrina Richards | May 31, 2012
Biennial Kavli Prizes are presented to scientists in astrophysics, nanoscience, and neuroscience.