Dressed in layers of thermal underwear, a wool sweater, raincoat and balaclava, Cara Magnabosco trekked 2 1/2 miles in below-freezing weather lugging 30 pounds of gear to her research destination each morning.
That's how… more>
According to the National Science Foundation, 80 percent of jobs in the future will require some math and science skills. "Math and science are the new foundational literacy for everyone," said Tom Luce, chief executive… more>
USC's 454 Life Sciences DNA sequencer is rather humble for a half-million dollar marvel on the frontier of science.
"It's the machine that goes ping — sounds really impressive but looks really plain," said John… more>
David Caron, a professor of biological sciences in USC College, has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology (AAM).
Caron is one of 54 scientists elected to the academy this year. Fellows are chosen… more>