The Nutshell

Mars Simulation Concludes
Mars Simulation Concludes

Researchers in a psychology experiment emerge from eight months of isolation in a dome atop a Hawaiian mountaintop.

House Passes 2018 Spending Bills
House Passes 2018 Spending Bills

The $1.23 trillion budget includes an increase in NIH funding, but the package is unlikely to make it unscathed through the Senate.

Bacteriophage Biologist Dies
Bacteriophage Biologist Dies

Roger Hendrix, a microbiologist at the University of Pittsburgh, contributed key insights on bacteriophage structure and evolution.