Physicist Mauro Copelli is working to foster a less bureaucratic, sustainable research culture at his university in northeastern Brazil.
Outside Brazil's major scientific hubs, progress requires the right balance of patience and impatience.
Neuroscientist Miguel Nicolelis has turned his S��o Paulo lab into an epicenter of brain-machine interface research.
Physician-scientist Selma Jeronimo is looking for ways to control the spread of leishmaniasis.
A former Silicon Valley entrepreneur found his calling helping biotech-derived therapies reach those who need them most.
Astrophysicist Aude Alapani-Odunlade's true passion is earthbound: helping teachers give their students a solid science education.
Stephen Weininger and Leon Gortler, 14 January The two Knox brothers had distinguished careers in chemistry at a time when that was very difficult for African Americans. Lawrence Knox Sarah Webb, 14 January D.V.M.-Ph.D. Laura Richman's discovery of a
A study confirms that girls have as much innate math ability as boys -- so where are all the women mathematicians?
From oceanography to artificial intelligence, there is a host of opportunities for early-career scientists within the United States armed forces.
A report suggests a big jump in Black/African-American enrollment in computer science graduate programs.
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