If Your Experiments Are Better, You Can Do More of Them: The Importance of Experimental Design for Reproducible Science

Better experimental design leads to reproducible science. Enforcement falls to journals as well as individual scientists.

Ghost hunting in the twenty first century: science or science fiction?

Popular shows like Ghost Hunters suggest that ghosts are just a sixth sense away—what are the scientific theories and methods behind this conclusion?

A Modern Scientists’ Dilemma

Not every debate can be solved in the lab, especially political debate.

A Day in the Life: Bioastronautics student Emily Matula

Bioastronautics student Emily Matula talks astronauts, algae, and mentoring adolescents.

We’re not so different, bacteria and I

On poking E. coli and what it tells us about ourselves