How does morphology affect phonation in Suboscine songbirds?

In order to better understand the production of suboscine song, in the absence of vocal learning, a biometric...

What can we do to improve survival in babies with respiratory distress in Bangladesh?

Respiratory Distress is a treatable disease which kills hundreds of thousands of babies every year. Most of...

Hot Metal Switch: Synthetic In Vitro Gene Circuit for the Detection of Metal Ions

Drinking water contaminated by metals, most notably lead, poses health risks to children and adults alike. However...

Train the next generation of cancer scientists

Scientific meetings are a critical part of training young scientists, but attending meetings can be financially...

Does artistic experience affect the mental processes used when viewing visual art?

Everyone has a unique experience when they look at art. We know that this experience is produced by neuro-cognitive...

Why are some jumping spiders so colorful?

Male jumping spiders are often extremely colorful, but the function of this color diversity is not well understood...

Short-Term Innovative Research (STIR): Predoctoral Grant Competition

Writing grants is the number one skill required for a successful independent scientist. This project provides...

Living Skin Therapeutics

One of the biggest roadblocks to having clear skin is acne, and despite all the effective treatment options...

Physical experience of emotion: an early marker of Parkinson's Disease?

At least a decade before diagnosis with Parkinson's, the disease is transforming the way the mind and the body...