What does it mean to be alive and how can scientists differentiate living from nonliving things? The concept of "Lyfe" may provide an answer.
In the shadow of LA's San Gabriel mountains, scientists are learning the language of life
The microbial connection between your digestive tract and your brain may explain how diet affects mental health
In Chapter 1 of Not My Thesis, hear about the two hands of antibodies, how to keep your students from throwing markers against the wall, and whether struggle is a productive part of scientific research
Ever wonder how biologists feel about mistakes? Fear? Poetic justice? Tune in to Biosphere to join the conversation!
Life has evolved complex survival mechanisms via equal parts hacking and engineering. Math tells us how these systems work
Unscrambling light can give us an unprecedented view inside our own bodies
By studying the origins of life Earth, we can imagine where it might exist elsewhere in the universe
Inch by inch, Caltech scientists are learning about the mystery of how we learn