stanley milgram, neuroscience, ecology
McKnight Neuroscientist Dies
Jef Akst | Mar 26, 2012
William Luttge, the founding executive director of the McKnight Brain Institute at the University of Florida, passes away.
Nervy Production
Mary Beth Aberlin | Mar 23, 2012
A new play about the father of modern neuroscience explores the many facets of Santiago Ramón y Cajal's work, personality, and life.
Behavior Brief
Megan Scudellari | Mar 21, 2012
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Cerebral Beauty
Hannah Waters | Mar 15, 2012
Cap off your celebration of Brain Awareness Week with some artistic applications of neuroscience.
BeetleCam, Take Two
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 15, 2012
The BeetleCam is back! And this time, it’s lion proof. 
Lions Up Close
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 15, 2012
An armored, remote controlled contraption fitted with a camera snaps dangerously close pictures of lions in Masai Mara.
Ozone Defender Dies
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 13, 2012
Nobel Laureate Sherwood Rowland, who first demonstrated that the ozone layer could be destroyed by chemical pollutants, passes away at age 84.
The Sweet Sounds of Spider Silk
Megan Scudellari | Mar 7, 2012
A researcher spins spider silk into violin strings.
Antarctic Invasion
Megan Scudellari | Mar 5, 2012
Invasive species threaten the most pristine place on Earth.
Contributors
The Scientist Staff | Mar 1, 2012
Meet some of the people featured in the March 2012 issue of The Scientist.