May–June/15

The impact of geochemist Clair C. Patterson, PhD’51, who determined the age of the earth and fought lead pollution.

May–June/15

Comer Children’s Hospital, by the numbers.

May–June/15

A search for the roots of knowledge, study abroad in Hong Kong, a survey of campus climate, a prestigious faculty (re)appointment, the University’s Board of Trustees names a new chair, and more.

Mar–Apr/15

The importance of measles immunization, by the numbers.

Mar–Apr/15

An express commitment to free speech, a prehistoric achievement, a prestigious faculty appointment, fresh (water) ideas, the Crime Lab expands its reach, and more.

Mar–Apr/15

Chicago Booth economist Matthew Gentzkow sifts insights about the media from massive amounts of digital information.

Jan–Feb/15

The president of the American College of Cardiology advocates a plant-based diet as part of shifting heart disease treatment from “event” to “prevent” focused.

Jan–Feb/15

Lawrence Lessig inaugurates the Berlin Family Lectures with a study of institutional corruption.

Jan–Feb/15

After 25 years, Chicago Harris keeps growing.

Nov–Dec/14

A new space for collaborative innovation opens on 53rd Street.

Nov–Dec/14

Diverse neighborhoods help babies’ social learning; microbial fingerprints follow people from place to place; old-age insomnia is not always what it seems; and scientists trace the two genes the control monarch butterflies’ colors and their capacity to fly long distances.

Nov–Dec/14

Theories and particles collide in a documentary that captures the tension and intensity of discovery.