Tips for getting a career-development award


What can you do to better your chance of getting a career-development award?

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Exams and evolution


Peter Kennelly suggests exams should include questions that engage students in analytical reasoning.

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Bringing enzymes to deaf and hard-of-hearing students


Austin Gehret describes how Pop-It Beads help his students understand enzyme catalysis.

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Sustained funding


Benjamin Corb makes the case for steady, not wildly fluctuating, federal funding for science.

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Me and the OpenBiome


An internship showed Garner Soltes how a Ph.D. training helped to communicate science.

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How chemistry defies philosophy of science


Ashutosh Jogalekar argues that non-hypothesis-driven science is an integral part of scientific progress.

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Hit the road


Emilia Arturo's life decisions remind her of Robert Frost’s poem “The Road Not Taken.”

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Pushing myself to explore Maine


Scott Arthur Scarneo describes how he become comfortable in his new home.

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