The Ups and Downs of Early Career Research

Kelly Anderson, Stephen Renaud and Luciano Sposato all agree that there are challenges to starting a research program when you are new to academia – but the rewards of the efforts are plentiful.

Redesigning Life As We Know It

Synthetic biology has opened up a limitless world of opportunity for scientists, making it possible to create products like pharmaceuticals and non-browning
food from scratch. But not everyone has welcomed this futuristic scientific advancement with open arms.