What is the nature of the universe in which we exist? From subatomic particles to the farthest reaches of the universe, the composition of the earth to the components of individual cells, we seek to answer the universe’s—and life’s—big questions.
Michael Welte has discovered that the histone protein balance is regulated by the storage facilities called lipid droplets, which are best known as fat depots.
Eric Blackman and his collaborators used plasma flows in a laboratory to understand how beam-like jets may form in space.
New research by Carmala Garzione and her colleagues points to a rapid surface uplift of mountain ranges.
Cynthia Ebinger and her team created the first-ever 3D image of the structure beneath Sierra Negra Volcano in the Galápagos.
Robert Boyd and his team apply an alternative method called direct measurement to measure a 27-dimensional quantum state in a single experiment with no post-processing.
New research by Alice Quillen suggests that stars probably move in peanut-shell or figure of eight-shaped orbits.
Duje Tadin and his team find that body movements alone trigger real visual perceptions in the brain.
Vasilii Petrenko will use the Packard Award to measure past carbon-14 content of carbon monoxide in ancient air trapped in glacial ice of Greenland and Antarctica.