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The John, Paul, George, and Ringo of Genes

A pictorial map of the genes that unite all life.

The Brain Cells That Guide Animals

New evidence the neural rules of navigation are universal.

The Brain Cells That Guide Animals

An Existential Crisis in Neuroscience

We’re mapping the brain in amazing detail—but our brain can’t understand the picture.

Do We Share DNA with ET?

If there’s life beyond Earth, the genetic code might be our common bond.

The Climate Learning Tree

Why we need to branch out to solve global warming.

Where Is My Mind?

The rise and fall of the claustrum epitomizes the hunt for consciousness in the brain.