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Spark of Science: Sean B. Carroll

One biologist’s love for science got kickstarted by snakes.

My Family, My Science

One girl’s scientific coming of age.

Ingenious: Hope Jahren

Meet the Lab Girl.

Ingenious: Kirk Johnson

The director of the National Museum of Natural History on how we get into science.

Spark of Science: Childhood Discovery

Kirk Johnson’s mom gave him 5 minutes at a rest stop. It was enough to find an arrowhead.

Why We Swim in Quarries

The powerful allure of the deep azure.