Videos
Microbe Maven
Microbe Maven
The Scientist Staff | Jul 16, 2017
Meet Scientist to Watch Emily Balskus, who studies the microbes that inhabit humans.
Snake Secrets
Snake Secrets
The Scientist Staff | May 31, 2017
See a boa species that scientists hadn't witnessed alive in more than 50 years.
Lung Blood
Lung Blood
The Scientist Staff | May 31, 2017
Watch the birth of platelets in the lungs of mice, a finding that contributes to a new understanding of the respiratory organs' role in blood formation.
Microbiome Racer
Microbiome Racer
The Scientist Staff | May 31, 2017
Genomicist Lauren Petersen wins a mountain bike race after she altered her own gut microbial communities.
Brain Freeze
Brain Freeze
The Scientist Staff | May 31, 2017
Meet one child saved from brain damage by cooling therapy.
Dragons on the Hunt
Dragons on the Hunt
The Scientist Staff | Apr 30, 2017
Watch Komodo dragons bring down a buffalo.
Myelin Basics
Myelin Basics
The Scientist Staff | Apr 30, 2017
May Profilee Ben Barres of Stanford University discusses how understanding the basic biology of myelination could help patients with multiple sclerosis and other diseases.
Reactions to the March for Science
Reactions to the March for Science
The Scientist Staff | Apr 25, 2017
The Scientist’s Bob Grant caught up with demonstrators who participated in the March for Science in Washington, DC, on April 22.
45 Feet High and Rising
45 Feet High and Rising
The Scientist Staff | Apr 24, 2017
Maize enthusiast Jason Karl aims to continue breaking his own records for the tallest corn plants ever grown.
<em>The Scientist</em> at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017
The Scientist at the March for Science in Washington, DC: April 22, 2017
Bob Grant, Tracy Vence | Apr 23, 2017
Thousands of scientists and science supporters marched from the Washington Monument to the US Capitol this weekend.