Yun Ding, Assistant Professor of Biology, studies the courtship behavior of fruit flies to learn how genes and brains evolve to change animal behaviors.

The Most Expensivest

Dr. Larry Rome, Professor of Biology, sat down with rapper 2 chainz last year to discuss his latest invention - the hoverglide backpack.


Coral reef resilience

Professor Katie Barott is examining the strategies that may enable corals to survive climate change.

Putting mussels to the test

Dr. Byron Sherwood, Senior Fellow in the Department of Biology, teaches a new field biology course.

Flowers all year long

James G. Kaskey Memorial Park's three acres provide a green oasis on the south end of Penn’s urban campus.