With a drive to understand how things work, these young researchers are making a mark in sustainable energy, medicine, astronomy and technology.
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Biophysicist Ibrahim Cissé finds clues in raindrops and morning dew about how genes are activated.
Planetary scientist Christopher Hamilton uses Earth’s volcanic structures are a blueprint for how lava shapes other worlds.
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Physicist Lisa Manning probes how physical forces influence cell behavior in asthma and other conditions.
Electrochemist Joaquín Rodríguez-López is finding better ways to store wind and solar power.
Computer scientist Anshumali Shrivastava is designing programs that can handle torrents of information quickly and efficiently.
Theoretical physicist Douglas Stanford is linking some of the most massive objects known to the quantum realm.
Evolutionary anthropologist Jenny Tung is untangling the many health effects of life as a social animal.By Susan Milius