I've covered life sciences & tech for Smithsonian, PBS Nova Next, NatGeo News, The Scientist, Nature, PopSci, Backchannel & The Verge.
Microbiology PhD from Stanford, SciCom from UC Santa Cruz.
World’s deepest zoo harbors clues to extraterrestrial life
Scientists have discovered a variety of living things deep below Earth’s surface
The Secret Lives of Ants
PBS NOVA Next: The Secret Lives of Ants
Bacteria work together to survive Earth’s depths
Inner Workings: Bacteria work together to survive Earth’s depths
Discovering Novel Antibiotics | The Scientist Magazine
Three methods identify and activate silent bacterial gene clusters to uncover new drugs
Tiny organisms could reveal how animals evolved
Inner Workings: Tiny organisms could reveal how animals evolved
A New Window to the Underwater World
BioTechniques - A New Window to the Underwater Worl...
A New Star in the Fight Against Multidrug-resistant Bacteria
BioTechniques - A New Star in the Fight Against Mul...
RNA Sequencing Rapidly Maps the Brain
BioTechniques - RNA Sequencing Rapidly Maps the Brain
What Sensory Receptors Do Outside of Sense Organs: The Scientist Magazine
Odor, taste, and light receptors are present in many different parts of the body, and they have surprisingly diverse functions.
Tracking Protein Dynamics in Single Living Neurons
BioTechniques - Tracking Protein Dynamics in Single...
Coral reefs at a tipping point
Inner Workings: Coral reefs at a tipping point
Differentiated Cells Regain the Ability to Grow Like Stem Cells
BioTechniques - Differentiated Cells Regain the Ability to Grow Like Stem Cells
How Animals Became Multicellular
BioTechniques - How Animals Became Multicellular
Using Lasers to Weld Neurons Together
BioTechniques - Using Lasers to Weld Neurons Togeth...
Inner Earth Is Teeming With Exotic Forms of Life | Smithsonian
More than a mile below the surface, our planet supports diverse creatures that could give us clues about life across the solar system