Grace Browne

Author Archive

  • Sep 10, 2021
    In early August 2021, a preprint reported a potentially huge discovery. Researchers had looked at samples that were collected as part of measles and rubella surveillance in Italy....
  • Jun 6, 2021
    David Olson is taking the high out of psychedelics. A chemical biologist at the University of California, Davis, Olson wants to tweak psychedelic drugs so they no longer produce a...
  • May 11, 2021
    During Italy’s strict lockdown in March 2020, Martino Adamo had time to kill. A plant researcher at the University of Turin, Adamo couldn’t go into the lab or out to the...
  • Apr 12, 2021
    In one of Aesop’s fables, The Crow and the Pitcher, we are introduced to a thirsty bird. As luck would have it, the bird happens to stumble across a pitcher, which has a pool...