Author: Nicole Wetsman

Nicole Wetsman graduated from Bowdoin College with a major in neuroscience. Her work has also appeared at New Scientist, Stat News, Science Friday and others. Find her tweeting @NicoleWetsman, mostly about brains and women's soccer. You can follow Nicole on Twitter here.

Head, shoulders, knees and toes

Head, shoulders, knees and toes

Sleeping Giant state park is home to diverse microclimates

By Nicole Wetsman | Posted July 26, 2017

When a natural disaster isn’t a disaster

When a natural disaster isn’t a disaster

Humans often do more harm than good when we try to rebuild damaged landscapes

By Nicole Wetsman | Posted April 17, 2017

A minor problem with medical marijuana

A minor problem with medical marijuana

Parents want it — and get it — but pediatricians are concerned about giving medical marijuana to kids

By Nicole Wetsman | Posted February 15, 2017

The weird world of carnivorous plants

The weird world of carnivorous plants

Photographer Matt Kaelin grows bug-eating plants in his Long Island apartment

By Nicole Wetsman | Posted October 10, 2016