Pieribone, V., and D.F. Gruber. 2006. Aglow in the Dark: The Revolutionary Science of Biofluorescence. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA. 288 pp.

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Review in Nature

Review in Nature Cell Biology



Nasar, S. and D. Gruber. 2006. Manifold Destiny, The New Yorker. Aug. 28 issue, p.44-57. pdf

(Featured in the Ecco/Harper Perennial anthology, The Best American Science Writing 2007).

Gruber, D.F. 2009. Three's Company: The Tripartite Synapse, Nature Medicine. 15:232-235. pdf

Gruber, D. 2008. Preliminary studies find DNA erosion in mental disorders, Nature Medicine. 12:1295.

Gruber, D. 2001. Audubon Magazine. Assorted publications, pdf


Gruber, D. 2008. Art and Autism, Windows to the Soul: WNYC Studio 360. On researchers tracking autistic viewers’ gazes as they watch the 1966 film “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"


“Creatures of Light: Nature’s Bioluminescence” American Museum of Natural History

“Picturing Science: Museum Scientists and Imaging Technologies” American Museum of Natural History.

Artist Collaboration

Janaina Tschäpe: “Dictionary of Imaginary Jellies”

Janaina Tschäpe: “The Ghost In Between”

Kristin McArdle: “Aqua Borealis”