Purvesh Khatri learned that by working with ‘messy’ clinical data sets, he could find genes that the human body expresses in response to diverse forms of a disease.
Valeria Pettorino discusses the prospects of learning about dark energy with the Euclid satellite.
Stem cell researcher Renee Reijo Pera of Montana State University explains how the timing of developmental events in the early embryo can subtly affect health many years later.
Tomas Bohr explains the significance of the double-slit experiment in exposing the weirdness of the quantum world.
Rosaly Lopes explains why it’s worth exploring the huge variety of volcanoes on other worlds.
Akshay Venkatesh on his mathematical working style, which took him many years to discover.
Constantinos Daskalakis on why he studies the interface between theoretical computer science and human behavior.