The Science Scene
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
How grandmothers' brains react to the sight of their grandchildren
"We're highlighting the brain functions of grandmothers that may play an important role in our social lives and development," ...
Tuesday, November 9, 2021
Biological studies often misinterpret sex-based data, analysis finds
"At this moment in history, the stakes are high," says Emory neuroscientist Donna Maney, senior author of the analysis. "Misr...
Thursday, November 4, 2021
Into the heart of brightness: An ethnobotanist's memoir celebrates a life in science
"We have barely scratched the surface of the medicinal value of plants," says Emory ethnobotanist Cassandra Quave, shown in the fi...
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Youth views on climate crisis take world stage
Emory students and alumni are raising diverse voices on equity during the United Nations Conference of the Parities on Climate Change (COP26...
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
A new way to measure tech complexity
As humans evolved our brains became bigger and our technology became more complex. While brains can be compared by size and other concrete m...
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