In the Simons Foundation’s first Wikipedia edit-a-thon, dozens of physicists spend a morning mass-editing the online encyclopedia.
Studies of simplex families — those that have only one member with autism, rather than multiple members — are providing details of the disorder’s genetic basis.
A collaboration looking at the micro-organisms in the seas aims to enhance our understanding of ocean processes and ecology.
The Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program teaches students problem-solving techniques that will serve them throughout their mathematical careers.
The behavior of electrons dictates the properties of materials, but characterizing all their complex interactions has often proved impossible. A concerted effort aims to break that intractability.