Science & Medicine
The life’s work of chemistry and astronomy and astrophysics professor emeritus Takeshi Oka.
A pad of fat cells over the abdomen provides nutrients that promote the spread and growth of ovarian cancer, reports a University of Chicago–based research team.
High-energy physics experiments at Fermilab’s groundbreaking Tevatron have run their course.
Psychologist Sian Beilock studies what makes people choke under pressure
and offers techniques to prevent those mental meltdowns.
For five decades, Stuart Rice and his doctoral students have had great chemistry.
Geophysicist Raymond Pierrehumbert studies global warming on Earth and the climate physics of distant planets.
A Pritzker School of Medicine course teaches observation skills through the study of art.
At a time when science was a man’s field, physicist and chemist Conwell conducted research that won her a 2010 National Medal of Science.
In a rare procedure, UChicago doctors give a patient a new heart, liver, and kidney.