Virtual labs produced by HHMI have won top honors in the Pirelli INTERNETional Award competition.
HHMI awards $3.5 million to continue support for postgraduate courses at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and the Marine Biological Laboratory.
HHMI names 102 new medical student fellows, research scholars
A daily dose of Jeopardy on TV keeps Eric Newman, his father, Steven, and brother, Adam, on their intellectual toes.
Deaf undergraduate Brad Buran and his cued language interpreter, Susan Schleicher, discuss his auditory neurobiology research.
The Howard Hughes Medical Institute will phase out it's predoctoral program and explore other ways of fostering biomedical research.
Cincinnati middle school students and their parents are spending Saturday mornings doing science experiments.
Teachers are helping turn HHMI's Holiday Lectures on Science into a year-round educational resource. Here, SUNY Cobleskill biology professor Anne Donnelly receives indexed CDs from their co-developer, Bud Bertino.
The 2002 Holiday Lectures on Science explore genetics, genomics and their promise for the future of biomedical science.
The European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) has named scientists from the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland to receive HHMI support.
Journalists are learning to isolate and culture mouse embryonic stem (ES)cells. Here Toronto reporter Ron Csillig tries micro-injecting ES cells into a blastocyst.
Veinte científicos de universidades de investigación han sido nombrados Profesores del HHMI. Cada uno recibirá 1 millón de dólares para mejorar la enseñanza de la ciencia de los estudiantes universitarios.
Un informe del contexto de los desafíos encarados por la educación científica en las universidades que realizan investigación, Profesores del HHMI y otros modelos de cambio.
Professor Jo Handelsman creates an environment where undergraduates feel safe asking "dumb questions."
As an HHMI Professor, Warner will build a mentoring program to improve undergraduate performance in early science and math courses and to provide a support system for minority high school students and science teachers.
Twenty leading researchers receive $1 million each to teach undergraduates.
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A background report on the challenges that undergraduate science education faces at research universities, the HHMI Professors and other models for change.
High School biology teachers from Russia and Singapore are spending a science-filled summer in New York. Here Tan Aik Ling works in a plant genetics lab.
The recipients of the new undergraduate grants will put their awards to good use.
New grants will nurture teaching and promote interdisciplinary courses.
HHMI has selected thirteen medical students from across the country to receive support for another year of research.
Middle schoolers in Wisconsin restored a prairie and then burned it to the ground. What are they up to?
HHMI has invited biomedical research institutions across the nation to compete for almost $12 million in community outreach grants.
Twins Rebecca and Susan Kahane share an interest in biomedical research.
When University of Alabama undergraduates asked biomedical researchers, ministers and musicians how the Human Genome Project will affect their lives and work, they got thought-provoking answers.
Seventy-five graduate students and 53 medical students have won new fellowships.
New grants will support young scientists in Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland.
Washington University undergraduates bring science to life in an inner city school.
Evaluation and curriculum design projects received $50,000 grants from HHMI.
Middle school teachers and students are learning about the human body.
El HHMI otorga 16.25 millones de dólares en nuevos subsidios a 43 investigadores biomédicos en Canadá y cinco países de América latina.
HHMI has awarded $16.25 million in new grants to 43 biomedical researchers in Canada and five Latin American countries.
Is it ever too early to teach children science. Not according to these Chicago preschoolers.
HHMI is challenging research scientists to be more creative in teaching undergraduates. There is $20 million at stake for those who do.
A biology lab on wheels brings the excitement of science to Colorado 9th and 10th graders.
GrantsNet, sponsored by HHMI and AAAS, launches a new database on sources of support for undergraduate science programs.
When Helen Kim and Ronald Cohen presented their research, cupid was waiting.
El HHMI ha otorgado 15 millones de dólares a investigadores biomédicos en el Báltico, en Europa Central y Oriental y en la antigua Unión Soviética.
HHMI has awarded $15 million for biomedical researchers in the Baltics, Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
Mimi Black was a homeless teenager, living on the streets of San Francisco and then in a hole in a redwood tree. Now she's graduating university with honors and entering medical school.
Learn how sleep, jet lag and other physiological phenomena are controlled by biological clocks, the molecular mechanisms that help us adapt to daily and seasonal changes.
Forty-four physicians who want to combine clinical medicine and laboratory research have received new postdoctoral fellowships from HHMI.
Judy Brown's excitement about science is contagious, and she's hoping to infect teachers all over the country.
Undergraduates at Villanova University have adopted a Philadelphia middle school.
HHMI international research scholars in Venezuela and Russia are helping each other piece together the molecular puzzle of muscle contraction.
HHMI has awarded $15 million to support research on infectious and parasitic diseases by 45 scientists in 20 countries.
HHMI ha otorgado 15 millones de dólares para apoyar investigación de 45 científicos en 20 países.
HHMI has invited approximately 800 museums and other centers for informal community science education nationwide to compete for grants totaling $12 million.
Fifty-three colleges and universities in 22 states will receive new grants for undergraduate biological sciences education.
Driving a bus outfitted as a laboratory has changed one Boston man's mind about science teachers and students.
New fellowships have been awarded to 92 predoctoral students and 53 medical students.
HHMI will award $16.25 million in new grants to support the research of biomedical scientists in Canada and five Latin American countries.
El HHMI otorgará 16,25 millones de dólares en nuevos subsidios para apoyar la investigación de científicos biomédicos en Canadá y en cinco países de Latinoamérica.
Florida fifth graders discover Wetland Wonders at the Museum of Science & Industry. Grants in Action
Tres nuevos subsidios instalaran a adolescentes y profesores de Maryland en laboratorios de investigación del NIH.
Three new grants will put Maryland teens and teachers in NIH research labs.
Phyllis Hanson arrives in the winner's circle with a little help from her friends and HHMI.
A UCSF predoctoral fellow's research puts scientists one step closer to understanding the normal role of prions in cells.
HHMI awards a grant to the National Research Council to study the education, training and experience that undergraduates need to become successful research biologists.
Virtual Cardiology Lab at HHMI's BioInteractive site challenges students to diagnose heart problems.
Rensselaer's degree program combines biology and computers. Grants in Action
Forty-one medical schools in 23 states will receive new HHMI biomedical research support grants totaling $92 million.
Un programa que ha ayudado a entrenar a científicos biomédicos de América Latina se expandirá a partes de Europa gracias a un nuevo subsidio de 1.05 millón de dólares del Instituto Médico Howard Hughes (HHMI) a la Academia Nacional de Ciencias de los Estados Unidos (NAS).
A program that has helped train biomedical scientists in Latin America will expand to parts of Europe through a new $1.05 million grant by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) to the U.S. National Academy of Sciences (NAS).
Colorado high school science teachers learn by doing.
Students and teachers throughout the U.S. and Canada learn about science's successes, shortcomings and promising new discoveries in combating infections from Donald E. Ganem and B. Brett Finlay, in the 1999 Holiday Lectures on Science.
Second and third graders are learning a lot about edible plants, when their teachers and volunteers from the University of California Botanical Garden can keep them from eating the experiments.