The dangers and rewards of giving more than you get. An excerpt from Give and Take by Wharton professor Adam Grant. Plus: Interview with the author.[...]
Q&A on dietary salt: too little can be bad, but you still eat too much.[...]
Q&A | After 10 years, genetic medicine mostly a “desert.” [...]
Will the mainstreaming of egg freezing offer women more choice about when to have children—kind of like the Pill in reverse—or delude them with a false sense of security? [...]
Q&A with David Dinges, who knows why you feel so tired.[...]
Reusable bags may carry more than groceries.[...]
Are you unusually sensitive to Brussels sprouts and hoppy ales? [...]
Smilow family gift to name Center for Translational Research.[...]
Penn profs make it their mission to solve all sorts of crippling diseases.[...]
A team of researchers led by Penn’s Wistar Institute have shown in a clinical trial that HIV-infected patients can fight off the virus by themselves if their immune system is given a boost. [...]
The little quadrotor robots have been keeping busy lately.[...]
Penn team will try to find how sea-level rise varies spatially.[...]
Penn paleontologists determine pigmentation of 100 million-year-old fossils.[...]
Penn researchers prove that sea level is rising faster now than it has for the past two millennia. [...]
Samuel Morton (Class of 1820) is vindicated.[...]
Catch the Philadelphia Science Festival before it ends.[...]
Meet the quadrotor, a four-propeller helicopter-style creature that lately has been whizzing around Penn’s GRASP robotics lab with increasing sophistication. [...]
Back in 1992, when Dr. George Cotsarelis landed a research fellowship looking at cancer amidst scalp stem cells, he didn’t expect to stumble on a treatment for male pattern baldness.[...]