techniques, developmental biology, culture
Capsule Reviews
Capsule Reviews
Bob Grant | Apr 1, 2014
Cancer Virus, A Window on Eternity, Murderous Minds, and The Extreme Life of the Sea
New Blood, circa 1914
New Blood, circa 1914
Jef Akst | Apr 1, 2014
World War I provided testing grounds for novel blood-transfusion techniques.
Future Minded
Future Minded
Michio Kaku | Apr 1, 2014
Imagine consciousness traveling at the speed of light.
The Working Vacation
The Working Vacation
Bob Grant | Apr 1, 2014
Sabbaticals are one of the perks of the academic life. They may seem daunting to implement, but the time away could prove invaluable to your career.
 
High-Density Info
High-Density Info
Kelly Rae Chi | Apr 1, 2014
New developments in protein array technology
Capturing Cancer Cells on the Move
Capturing Cancer Cells on the Move
Nicholette Zeliadt | Apr 1, 2014
Three approaches for isolating and characterizing rare tumor cells circulating in the bloodstream
Speaking of Science
Speaking of Science
The Scientist Staff | Apr 1, 2014
April 2014's selection of notable quotes
Ballroom Brainwaves
Ballroom Brainwaves
Eli Chen | Mar 28, 2014
A neuroscientist studies the brains of tango dancers in an attempt to understand interpersonal connectedness.
Birth Defects Marked End of Mammoths
Birth Defects Marked End of Mammoths
Bob Grant | Mar 26, 2014
New research suggests that the wooly beasts may have succumbed to a shrinking gene pool or intense environmental pressures as their species went extinct.
<em>BRCA1</em> Linked to Brain Size
BRCA1 Linked to Brain Size
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Mar 20, 2014
The breast cancer-associated gene may play a protective role in neural stem cells, a mouse study finds.