New science stories every week, written by scientists themselves

Meet Annie Easley, the barrier-breaking mathematician who helped us explore the solar system Read now →

She overcame life-long racial discrimination to complete a long and impactful career at NASA

We can detect and treat it better than ever, but preventing cancer is still far out of reach Read now →

The search for clues has led researchers to study animals who don't develop cancer at all

Alyssa Shepard

Cancer Biology

The Scripps Research Institute

It's easy to overlook where our meat comes from Read now →

Inside the long, invisible supply chains transporting meat from slaughter to supermarket

Ana Gorelova

Molecular Pharmacology

University of Pittsburgh

How machine learning reveals the true costs of high-seas fishing Read now →

Before now this unsustainable and unprofitable practice has been too big to measure

Ashley Marranzino

Marine Biology

University of Rhode Island