Raj and colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania invented a technique for tracking how a cell's genes are expressed.
His techniques could be used to study the genetics of autism and schizophrenia.
Meet the world's first exoplanet meteorologist.
The aerobiologist uses drones to study the almost unknown ecosystem above our heads.
The former ski bum built open-access tools that convert raw data from radar databases into formats that climate modelers can use to better predict climate change.
Cappos hopes to use his system to surf the web from the International Space Station.
Reis embraces mechanical failures.
The microbial ecologist has figured out a way to study the enormous diversity of viruses on the planet.
Armani developed sensors that are speeding scientific discovery across many fields.
Fontaine, an optical engineer at Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, has devised a clever way to avoid a data bottleneck.