Videos

Myelin Basics
Myelin Basics

May Profilee Ben Barres of Stanford University discusses how understanding the basic biology of myelination could help patients with multiple sclerosis and other diseases.

45 Feet High and Rising
45 Feet High and Rising

Maize enthusiast Jason Karl aims to continue breaking his own records for the tallest corn plants ever grown.

Cancer Genomes
Cancer Genomes

April Scientist to Watch Angela Brooks of the University of California, Santa Cruz, discusses her search to find vulnerabilities buried within the genomes of cancer cells.

Cancer and Its Milieu
Cancer and Its Milieu

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory researcher and April profilee Mina Bissell explains the intricacies of how cancer takes hold in a body.

Singing Through Tone Deafness
Singing Through Tone Deafness

Author Tim Falconer didn't take his congenital amusia lying down. With the help of neuroscientists and vocal coaches, he tried to teach himself to sing against all odds.

Meeting BRAMS
Meeting BRAMS

Visit the International Laboratory for Brain, Music and Sound Research, located in Montreal, to see the research seeking to decipher humans’ relationship to music.