Progress doesn’t happen in a straight line. It comes about as the result of hard work, continual experimentation, constant tinkering, fits of inspiration, rigorous analysis, and the occasional moment of clarity. Put more simply, progress is the result of science. In these stories, we’re capturing science in action, shining a light on the ways that our researchers think, the advances they’re making, and their aspirations to improve our world. Follow along as we update the progress being made in each of our themes.