Behind the Scenes
These Behind the Scenes articles were provided to LiveScience in partnership with the National Science Foundation.
Bill Stillman leaves a long career as an engineer to go back to school and learn a new field.
High school bullying, whether it is an online spat or ostracism in the lunchroom, is fairly common. But despite its prevalence, bullying can be difficult to discuss.
Research results will have implications for many other lakes in the U.S. and around the world that are also experiencing toxic blooms.
Fairly and efficiently distributing food is a large and complicated problem and a team of engineers set out to make it work better.
An international team of researchers studies one slim bird to answer some big biological questions.
The new online production, Plum Landing, teaches kids core science concepts and gets them exploring their worlds through online webisodes, games, an app, videos and hands-on activities.
COASST studies seasonal patterns of ocean debris to aid in the clean up of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
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