Since the pandemic began, Matthew Lerner and his team have become part of a massive experiment on maintaining social connection at a distance.
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Beyond the bench
Portraits of scientists’ lives outside the lab
Jack Gilbert is teasing out how microbes transform their home environments, from the comfort of his own.
Annie Ciernia describes the greenhouse origins of her scientific career and why a unicorn makes a good lab mascot.
Clinical psychologist Adam Guastella is driven to develop treatments that work for all autistic people — and to throw birthday parties for a few of those people.
Lilia Iakoucheva spends her days running outdoors and solving the molecular complexities of autism, sometimes at the same time.
Gabriela Rosenblau relives the joys — and pains — of setting up a new lab.
Michael Gandal, who studies the genetics of brain conditions, offers unusual advice on team building: Lock everyone up in a room together.
Mouse-model researcher Nicola Grissom snacks on chocolate-covered espresso beans and pops bubble wrap to stay focused.
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