Aquatic Apes?
Aquatic Apes?
Watch Reading Frames author Peter Rhys-Evans and documentarian Sir David Attenborough discuss the book The Waterside Ape and the impact it may have on our understanding of human evolution.
Aquatic Apes?
Aquatic Apes?

Watch Reading Frames author Peter Rhys-Evans and documentarian Sir David Attenborough discuss the book The Waterside Ape and the impact it may have on our understanding of human evolution.

Watch Reading Frames author Peter Rhys-Evans and documentarian Sir David Attenborough discuss the book The Waterside Ape and the impact it may have on our understanding of human evolution.

Videos
Lasering Cancer
Lasering Cancer
The Scientist Staff | Apr 1, 2020
See physicist Hadiyah-Nicole Green, this month’s Scientist to Watch, describe her research into using lasers to treat solid tumors.
Witte’s Work
Witte’s Work
The Scientist Staff | Apr 1, 2020
UCLA researcher and April Profilee Owen Witte discusses his studies of rare genetic cancers and other diseases.
Enter a Ghost Forest
Enter a Ghost Forest
The Scientist Staff | Mar 1, 2020
Take a tour of a forest killed by salt inundation brought by rising seas—a powerful reminder that climate change is affecting ecosystems around the world.
Tree Rings, Wildfires, and Climate
Tree Rings, Wildfires, and Climate
The Scientist Staff | Mar 1, 2020
Dendrochronologist Valerie Trouet explains what researchers can learn about the climate of the past by looking at tree rings.
Sowing Seeds of Change
Sowing Seeds of Change
The Scientist Staff | Mar 1, 2020
Watch Profilee Joanne Chory deliver a TED talk on her project to breed climate change–busting plants.
Is the Mesentery an Organ?
Is the Mesentery an Organ?
The Scientist Staff | Feb 19, 2020
Watch surgeon Calvin Coffey deliver a TEDx talk on his recent discovery that the large abdominal tissue is a single, coordinated structure.
Inheriting Memories
Inheriting Memories
The Scientist Staff | Jan 13, 2020
Tel Aviv University neuroscientist Oded Rechavi discusses his studies on the inheritance of acquired traits.
Saving Mountain Chickens
Saving Mountain Chickens
The Scientist Staff | Jan 13, 2020
Peek inside the effort to save this critically endangered Caribbean frog species.
Eating Up the Food Chain
Eating Up the Food Chain
The Scientist Staff | Jan 13, 2020
Watch a predaceous diving beetle dine on a tadpole.