St. Louis’ agtech industry acclaimed in new Brookings report
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center is recognized as one of the key contributors to St. Louis's successful agricultural technology cluster initiative.
New WHOI facility simulates regions beyond deepest ocean depths
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution unveils new pressure vessel which provides a state-of-the-art way to test the performance of marine technology at, and beyond, the deepest reaches of the ocean.
UC Davis Raised $230 Million in FY2017-18, Number of Gifts up 8 Percent
Positive impacts of philanthropy are felt at UC Davis and Sacramento campuses following a successful fiscal year propelled by alumni and donor generosity.
Sorghum-Based Biofuels Key to Sustainable Bioenergy Economy
Though recognizable by few people, sorghum is slowly transforming our bioenergy economy.
This Cambridge nonprofit is seeking every drug ever developed
The Broad Institute is seeking to acquire samples of every drug ever developed to see if they can be used to treat diseases beyond those for which they were intended.
This Woods Hole robot submarine found a 300-year-old Spanish galleon that may contain billions in treasure
The REMUS 6000, a Woods Hole underwater vehicle, played a large part in uncovering the location of the 300-year-old San José.
Amazon, ESPN, NHL, USTA join Project Play 2020, an Aspen Institute-led initiative
Leading organizations from the technology, media and sport sectors have joined Project Play 2020, an initiative to grow sport participation among youth.
WHOI Among First Funding Recipients of The Audacious Project
$35M grant enables study of the ocean's mysterious twilight zone.
Elon University’s First Female President Takes the Reins
Connie Book started her new job as president of Elon University on March 1, 2018.
The Cuttlefish, a Master of Camouflage
Biologists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution continue to learn more about cuttlefish, masters of camouflage whose shape-shifting talents have fascinated biologists for decades.
Collaboration Provides Hope In The Battle Against Mycotoxin-Induced Cancer In The Developing World
Danforth Plant Center contributed the “defensin” genes to breakthrough study in biotechnology.
Nobel Prize in Physics Awarded to Rainer Weiss, Barry Barish, Kip Thorne
The 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics 2017 winners are previous Kavli winners
Thacher School announces New Head of School
Ms. Blossom Beatty Pidduck succeeds Mr. Mulligan after his 25 years as Head of School.