Sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in the industrialized world. However, it’s not well understood and is challenging to both predict and effectively prevent.
Mollie Bloudoff-Indelicato is a science journalist who writes for such outlets as National Geographic, Everyday Health, and Scientific American. She was the #sciencechat guest on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.
Biology and environmental science student Clint Valentine is always searching for his next big adventure.
Every fourth breath you take comes from cyanobacteria, which populate the planet’s waters.
He has helped guide close to 200 students, postdoctoral researchers, and staff members, and now Dr. Barry Karger has been named to The Analytical Scientist’s POWER LIST.
Matt Hall, @kwinkunks, is a geologist turned geophysicist with Agile*. He was the #sciencechat guest on Wednesday, October 16.
Listen to chemistry professor Michael Pollastri talk about his work finding treatments for NTDs.
Social insects such as ants, termites, and some bees and wasps live in a sort of eternal “airplane environment.”
During Nadia Aamoum’s six-month international co-op in the island nation of Seychelles, north of Madagascar, the ocean was her workplace.
Like the rest of the academic community, physicists rely on various quantitative factors to determine whether a researcher will enjoy long-term success.