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Data Crunchers to the Rescue

Genetic diseases that puzzle lab scientists are being solved by quantitative biologists.

Tarzan Wasn’t for Her

It took an outsider to restore women to the story of human evolution.

Why People Feel Like Victims

Getting to the core of today’s social acrimony.

You Can’t Dissect a Virtual Cadaver

What is lost when we lose in-person learning.

The Largest Cells on Earth

Deep in the ocean abyss, xenophyophores are worlds unto themselves.

How Surprising Connections Can Save the Ocean

Marine biologist Heather Koldewey on conservation, seahorses, and cross-discipline work.

Why We Love to Be Grossed Out

How “My Octopus Teacher” Defied Convention

Craig Foster reflects on a relationship that changed his connection to the natural world.

How to Conquer COVID-19 Amid a Confederacy of Dunces

Science can’t be democratic, says an outspoken virologist.