Worm War
Worm War
Chelsea Wood, a University of Washington parasitologist and this month’s Scientist to Watch, gives an overview of her research on schistosomiasis in Africa.
Worm War
Worm War

Chelsea Wood, a University of Washington parasitologist and this month’s Scientist to Watch, gives an overview of her research on schistosomiasis in Africa.

Chelsea Wood, a University of Washington parasitologist and this month’s Scientist to Watch, gives an overview of her research on schistosomiasis in Africa.

Videos
Origins Reimagined
Origins Reimagined
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2020
Jeremy England, this month’s Reading Frames author, explains his views on how life may have started not with a primordial, disordered soup, but with smart protein assemblages.
Whale of a Problem
Whale of a Problem
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2020
Here’ s what researchers know about the unusually high numbers of gray whale strandings on the US West Coast in recent years.
The Morphogenetic Code
The Morphogenetic Code
The Scientist Staff | Sep 1, 2020
Hear Michael Levin of Tufts University talk about his study of morphogenetics at the Paul G. Allen Frontiers Symposium in late 2019.
Shaping Up
Shaping Up
The Scientist Staff | Sep 1, 2020
See Reading Frames author David Bainbridge of the University of Cambridge discuss how and why women have physiological features different than those of other female animals.
Amazonian Secrets
Amazonian Secrets
The Scientist Staff | Sep 1, 2020
Watch researchers travel to a cave deep in the Amazon to search for clues about the first humans to populate the Americas.
COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Trials
COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Trials
The Scientist Staff | Aug 18, 2020
UPenn’s Katharine Bar discusses ongoing clinical trials to explore the efficacy of treating patients with plasma from individuals who have recovered from an infection.
Recalling the 1918 Pandemic
Recalling the 1918 Pandemic
The Scientist Staff | Aug 17, 2020
As we struggle through the COVID-19 pandemic, we can still learn lessons from a scourge that plagued our ancestors more than a century ago.
Gesundheit!
Gesundheit!
The Scientist Staff | Jul 31, 2020
Slow motion sneeze footage reveals the true reach of respiratory droplets ejected from the human body.
Treatment Against All Odds
Treatment Against All Odds
The Scientist Staff | Jul 13, 2020
Jean Macnamara, a pioneer in the treatment of polio patients and the subject of this issue’s Foundations, comes to life in the form of a Google Doodle to celebrate what would have been her 121st birthday.