Author: Hannah Newman

Hannah Newman grew up playing board games in her basement on Saturday mornings and running to soccer practices. She earned her B.A. in neuroscience at Middlebury College, where she played varsity soccer and created an independent project simplifying science’s puzzles through writing. She loves being active and can often be found running while listening to Radiolab. You can follow her on twitter at @HannahNewmanSci or connect with her on LinkedIn

Stuck on a problem? Take a walk

Stuck on a problem? Take a walk

Study shows a short stroll may lead to your next creative breakthrough

By Hannah Newman | Posted November 5, 2014

VIDEO: Kitchen Curiosity

VIDEO: Kitchen Curiosity

Chefs are using science to make delicious food

By Elizabeth Newbern and Hannah Newman | Posted June 5, 2014

Out of the wild and onto your plate

Out of the wild and onto your plate

A biologist and a chef cook up a tasty alternative to combat invasive species

By Hannah Newman | Posted May 30, 2014

An entrepreneur takes to the sea

An entrepreneur takes to the sea

Pace Ralli is offering ships an innovative solution to meet upcoming emissions deadlines

By Hannah Newman | Posted May 2, 2014

Why is salmon good for your brain?

Why is salmon good for your brain?

The fish that swims upstream provides more than just a tasty meal

By Hannah Newman | Posted March 5, 2014

VIDEO: Cutting a gem

VIDEO: Cutting a gem

Exploring an intersection of art and science

By Hannah Newman and Claire Maldarelli | Posted February 24, 2014

An idea for ideas

An idea for ideas

One man’s obsessive quest to optimize the everyday notebook

By Hannah Newman | Posted February 12, 2014

An aggressive approach with no guarantees

An aggressive approach with no guarantees

Dr. Stephan Mayer is raising the bar for treating acute brain injuries

By Hannah Newman | Posted January 15, 2014

Good posture to go

Good posture to go

A new product aims to change the way we sit

By Hannah Newman | Posted November 12, 2013

Death reconsidered

Death reconsidered

Three physicians discuss advances in modern medicine urging us to redefine death

By Hannah Newman | Posted October 20, 2013

Can’t wait now for a bigger payoff later?

Can’t wait now for a bigger payoff later?

Study suggests self-control might not be the only thing to blame

By Hannah Newman | Posted October 15, 2013