Meet the 2016 MacArthur Fellows leading America into the future.
The MacArthur Grants have funded some pretty fantastic stories over the years.
"It was a lump-in-the-throat moment" to hear about the award, said Edwin Bender, the group's executive director. The group
From a 36-year-old Harvard mathematician to 71-year-old independent historian to 53-year-old public artist, the class of
22. Computer scientist Dina Katabi, 42 Weems is a photographer and video artist who explores the legacy of African-American
New York-based fiction writer Karen Russell's biggest worry two weeks ago was dealing with an insurance company about her
I am resilient. I will recover from MacArthur's snub, as I do every year. But what message do they send to America's budding artists and scientists?
Winners for the The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation fellowship -- commonly known as the "genius awards" -- were