Author: Brianna Abbott

VIDEO: Soap suds are infecting priceless oil paintings

VIDEO: Soap suds are infecting priceless oil paintings

The crux is in the chemistry.

By Brianna Abbott | Posted July 16, 2018

PODCAST: Scientists are training computers to spy on birds using sound

PODCAST: Scientists are training computers to spy on birds using sound

The high-tech, digital birders can be used to study avian migrations

By Brianna Abbott | Posted June 13, 2018

Climate change emojis could help save the planet

Climate change emojis could help save the planet

Starting online conversations one trash bag at a time

By Brianna Abbott | Posted March 26, 2018

Why do our brains care about music?

Why do our brains care about music?

Sobbing along with the radio might have an evolutionary advantage

By Brianna Abbott | Posted February 21, 2018

Scuttleship Farm

Scuttleship Farm

A young farmer reflects on raising meat sustainably and humanely

By Brianna Abbott | Posted February 17, 2018

Chemical 'aphrodisiac' jumpstarts the sex life of a single-celled organism

Chemical ‘aphrodisiac’ jumpstarts the sex life of a single-celled organism

Yes, it’s as messy as it sounds

By Brianna Abbott | Posted January 22, 2018

Power plant converts its carbon pollution to stone with new technology

Power plant converts its carbon pollution to stone with new technology

But don’t consider the world saved just yet

By Brianna Abbott | Posted December 11, 2017

Why fentanyl is the deadliest opioid in the country

Why fentanyl is the deadliest opioid in the country

And why the trend refuses to stop

By Brianna Abbott | Posted November 20, 2017

A higher dose of vitamin D a day won't keep the doctor away

A higher dose of vitamin D a day won’t keep the doctor away

But it won’t cause your kids harm, either

By Brianna Abbott | Posted November 1, 2017