SHORT READS

Regular Contributor at Engadget / May 2017 - present

How Parents Can Shape Children's Math Ability  BOLD Blog / April 20, 2018

The Still-Developing Teen Brain Shapes the Way They Learn  BOLD Blog / January 15, 2018

Some Farmers Still Don't Trust CRISPR, Thanks to GMOs  Motherboard / December 21, 2017

2018 Preview: Opioids Will Kill Tens of Thousands More People  New Scientist / December 19, 2017

When Children Begin to Value Expertise  BOLD Blog / December 18, 2017

Focus on Liberty and Purity May Change Anti-Vax Parents' Minds  New Scientist / December 4, 2017

Grow Fake Versions of Rare Delicacies Like Sea Urchin at Home  New Scientist / November 10, 2017

Kitchen Counter Bio-lab Lets You Make Edible Gloop From Cells  New Scientist / October 30, 2017

Opioid Crisis: Trump Suggests Telling Young People Drugs are Bad  New Scientist / October 27, 2017

Marijuana Compounds Made in GM Yeast Could Help Epilepsy  New Scientist / October 25, 2017

Side Effects are Worse When We Think Medication Looks Expensive  New Scientist / October 5, 2017

Scientists Used CRISPR to Edit a Gene that Causes Miscarriages  Motherboard / October 2, 2017

Execution Cocktail  New Scientist / September 2, 2017

Pioneering Gene Therapy Approved for Leukemia in the US  New Scientist / September 1, 2017

Immigrant Protections Have Halved Kids' Mental Health Problems  New Scientist / August 31, 2017

Trump Says He'll Declare US Opioid Epidemic a National Emergency  New Scientist / August 11, 2017

Side Effects Kill Thousands but Our Data On Them is Flawed  New Scientist / August 10, 2017

These Kids Are Learning CRISPR At Summer Camp  Motherboard / July 27, 2017

Hundreds Charged in Huge Opioid and Healthcare Fraud Crackdown  New Scientist / July 14, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Moving at the Speed of Creativity  BOLD Blog / June 23, 2017

Antibacterials in Soap Should Be Regulated Globally, Say Experts  New Scientist / June 21, 2017

The Sex Tech Industry Says Facebook and PayPal are Censoring its Work  Motherboard / June 14, 2017

Police Warned of Drug So Powerful it Can Kill in One Breath  New Scientist / June 9, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Ways & Means  BOLD Blog / June 9, 2017

CRISPR is Not Accurate Enough to Save Us Yet  Motherboard / June 8, 2017

These Weird Flattened Noodles Will Change the Way We Pack Food  Motherboard / May 26, 2017

This Snake Fight Makes No Sense  Motherboard / May 20, 2017

Even Very Young Children Require Media Literacy to Learn from Technology  BOLD Blog / May 12, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: The Story Collider  BOLD Blog / May 5, 2017

Scientists Just Transplanted Small Rat Heads Onto Bigger Rats  Motherboard / April 27, 2017

Who Won the Showdown Between Cheerleading Twitter vs. Baseball Twitter?  Motherboard / April 27, 2017

Black Market Weed Is Growing Where Medical Marijuana Is Legal  Motherboard / April 26, 2017

Robot Tutor ARTIE Boosts Learning in the Classroom  BOLD Blog / April 26, 2017

Climbing Mt. Everest Is Terrible for Your 'Nads  Motherboard / April 21, 2017

When an Ancestry Test Tells You Your Dad Isn't Your Dad  TONIC / April 7, 2017

Are Physicians of Color Being Shut Out of Competitive Specialties?  The Daily Beast / March 20, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Morning Edition  BOLD Blog / March 17, 2017

Can IQ Tests and Grades Predict Life Outcomes?  BOLD Blog / March 15, 2017

Never-before-seen Gatherings of Hundreds of Humpback Whales  New Scientist / March 10, 2017

How to Make Trump Less of  Dick, With Science  Gizmodo / February 24, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: K12Science  BOLD Blog / February 24, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Every Classroom Matters  BOLD Blog / February 17, 2017

Why We Don't Know Much About Medications for Pregnant Moms  The Daily Beast / February 12, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Pushing the Edge  BOLD Blog / January 13, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Teachers Talking Tech  BOLD Blog / January 6, 2017

Why Antidepressants Are So Slow to Act  Discover Magazine / January/February, 2017

Disrupting Dopamine Dogma  Discover Magazine / January/February, 2017

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Substitute  BOLD Blog / December 23, 2016

Introducing Podcasts Worth Hearing: Cult of Pedagogy  BOLD Blog / December 16, 2016

A Very Stubborn Gender Gap  BOLD Blog / December 9, 2016

The Big Shift in Math and Science Education  BOLD Blog / December 2, 2016

E-books Versus Print: Is One Better Than the Other?  BOLD Blog / November 25, 2016

Bacteria Show Signs of Starvation in Space  The Scientist / November 18, 2016

Learning By Moving  BOLD Blog / October 21, 2016

A Future Without Schools  BOLD Blog / October 14, 2016

Making Early Educational Interventions Last  BOLD Blog / October 10, 2016

Think Outside the Brain  Discover Magazine / October, 2016

What Makes a Genius?  BOLD Blog / September 30, 2016

You Can Fight Climate Change in Small Spaces Too  Pacific Standard / September 29, 2016

Gender Stereotypes in STEM Form Early  BOLD Blog / September 26, 2016

Could Sex Hormones Help Addicted Women Stop Taking Opioids?  New Scientist / September 23, 2016

Infertility Specialist: Embryo Testing Improving IVF Outcomes  Women's eNews / September 19, 2016

How a Sleep-Associated Hormone Affects Murine Tooth Development  The Scientist / August 22, 2016

Lochte Probably Lied for the Same Reason We All Do - It Was Easier  Slate / August 18, 2016

Scientist Who Mapped U.S. Zika Risk Now Working on Awareness App  Women's eNews / July 25, 2016

How Type 2 Diabetes Affects the Brain  The Scientist / July 21, 2016

Health System Skimps on Trans Health Care Training  Women's eNews / June 15, 2016

A Good Day for Zebrafish  Pacific Standard / June 13, 2016

This Heart Doctor Wants to Clear Up Confusion About HRT  Women's eNews / April 26, 2016

Social Anxiety Isn't Helping Women Close the Pay Gap  Women's eNews / March 24, 2016

Tiny Doses of Opioid Could Be First Fast Anti-Suicide Drug  New Scientist / February 3, 2016

"Cat-gras Syndrome" Is When You Think Your Cat Is an Imposter  Motherboard / January 27, 2016

Watch How Bubbles in Water Can Be a Powerful Cleaner  Motherboard / January 15, 2016

Our Six Favorite Parasites Discovered in 2015  Motherboard / December 30, 2015

Brave or Reckless? Thrill Seekers' Brains Can Tell You  New Scientist / October 9, 2014