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Landfill-bound materials take a detour to enliven classroom learning. 

The 2012 Holiday Lectures on Science explores our changing planet.

miniSOG, a protein label used in microscopy, can also trigger cell death on demand. 


Bulky RNA–protein particles take a surprising route through the nuclear membrane.

An unexpected brain connection reveals that mice can learn new features of their songs.

In the mouse liver, almost all DNA transcription occurs at the same time every day.

Perspectives & Opinions

Taking inspiration from the best.

Great scientists are also great innovators. New ideas, techniques, and devices form the bedrock of scientific discovery. Here, four researchers share how they inspire innovation in the lab.

President's Message