From Research to Reward

Scientific discovery and human progress go hand in hand. This new series, From Research to Reward, demonstrates how advances in our understanding of natural processes often lead to surprising and remarkable benefits for society. The National Academy of Sciences is pleased to share true stories of the men and women who strive to solve the puzzle of how the world works and who creatively apply new scientific knowledge to make it a better place.

For more information, please visit the From Research to Reward website.