Hearing for the first time
Little Auguste Majkowski was born without a nerve critical to hearing. Now an innovative new implant could dramatically change his life.
Women make up half of the population, but less than a third of the faces on the big screen. Check out the latest numbers from a USC Annenberg six-year study on the status of women in major films.
Scientists discovered a fossil of what's believed to be the largest four-winged flying dinosaur. At a foot long, Changyuraptor's tail feathers are the longest of any feathered dinosaur, says USC Dornsife's Luis Chiappe, head of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County's Dinosaur Institute.
Schizophrenia may be a mystery, but Keck Medicine of USC scientists are decoding it. They're part of the biggest genomic study published on any psychiatric disorder, ever. Could their studies point to an intriguing culprit behind the mental illness?