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Research

Developmental psychologists find a surprising relationship between age and emotional understanding.

6.11.18

Click to see full image of the Ziegler models.
Photograph by Jim Harrison

Artifacts of embryology


May-June 2018

Linnea Olson, shown with her dog, Kumo, has survived 13 years with lung cancer.

Photograph by Jim Harrison

Using precision medicine, Harvard researchers target cancer.

May-June 2018

At Jefferson Laboratory, Nobel Prize winners gather to remember one of their own.

2.13.18

Illustration by Peter Horvath

Steven Pinker’s Enlightenment Now defends science from modern-day foes.

March-April 2018

Illustration by Daniel Baxter

Research with infants suggests the ability to understand abstract relationships.

March-April 2018

Illustration by Marina Micheli

Mate choice is often controlled by genetics, but sometimes culture plays a role.

March-April 2018

Robots at the MIT Museum

Photograph courtesy of the Cambridge Science Festival

Engage in “hands-on, creative activities directly with scientists.”

March-April 2018

Erica Walker
Photograph by Stu Rosner

Erica Walker aims to put “tools and data into the hands of people who can use it.”

March-April 2018