Sex Differences in COVID-19
Sex Differences in COVID-19
Sabra Klein, a biologist at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, describes how SARS-CoV-2 affects men and women differently.
Sex Differences in COVID-19
Sex Differences in COVID-19

Sabra Klein, a biologist at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, describes how SARS-CoV-2 affects men and women differently.

Sabra Klein, a biologist at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, describes how SARS-CoV-2 affects men and women differently.

Videos
Tour the Applewhite Lab
Tour the Applewhite Lab
The Scientist Staff | Mar 9, 2021
Cell biologist Derek Applewhite gives a peek inside his laboratory at Reed College.
Drosophila: To Infinity and Beyond
Drosophila: To Infinity and Beyond
The Scientist Staff | Mar 9, 2021
Coral Restorers
Coral Restorers
The Scientist Staff | Feb 1, 2021
See outplanted coral spawning in the wild thanks to the efforts of researchers at the Mote Marine Lab.
Celebrating Helen Purdy Beale
Celebrating Helen Purdy Beale
The Scientist Staff | Feb 1, 2021
Take a deep dive into the research of a pioneering figure in the study of plant virology.
Plants in Motion
Plants in Motion
The Scientist Staff | Feb 1, 2021
Meet Shoko Sakai, a scientist at Kyoto University's Center for Ecological Research, who explains some of the remarkable reproductive adaptations of plants.
A Personal Crusade
A Personal Crusade
The Scientist Staff | Jan 11, 2021
Meet Stanford University’s Ronald W. Davis, who pivoted his research to study myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome after doctors diagnosed his son with the disorder.
Pregnant COVID-19 Patients
Pregnant COVID-19 Patients
The Scientist Staff | Jan 11, 2021
See a news report on a study of expectant mothers with SARS-CoV-2 infections.
Are You Smarter Than Your Dog?
Are You Smarter Than Your Dog?
The Scientist Staff | Jan 11, 2021
Check out the optical illusion that researchers put before canines, finding that fido and master have opposite reactions.
Watch a Plastid Squirm from One Plant Cell to Another
Watch a Plastid Squirm from One Plant Cell to Another
The Scientist Staff | Jan 8, 2021
Entire organelles bearing DNA move between strains of tobacco that were grafted to one another.
Rocket Pharma
Rocket Pharma
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2020
Take a peek inside one Israeli company’s push to send pharmaceutical research into space.
What’s in a Dream
What’s in a Dream
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2020
See Reading Frames coauthor Robert Stickgold discuss the relationship between sleeping, dreaming, and memory.
Discovery Against All Odds
Discovery Against All Odds
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2020
Watch Nobel Laureate Rita Levi-Montalcini tell the story of how she continued her transformative cell biology research as World War II raged.
Worm War
Worm War
The Scientist Staff | Nov 1, 2020
Chelsea Wood, a University of Washington parasitologist and this month’s Scientist to Watch, gives an overview of her research on schistosomiasis in Africa.
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.