Author: Peter Sergo

How does lethal injection work?

How does lethal injection work?

– asks Jim from Ohio

By Peter Sergo | Posted November 12, 2007

SHERP Marks 25 Years with New Life

SHERP Marks 25 Years with New Life

Renowned geneticist, journalists and policy makers discuss the frontiers of science and journalism.

By Peter Sergo | Posted November 7, 2007

Dengue fever warming up to human habits

Dengue fever warming up to human habits

Urbanization and climate change expand the disease’s comfort zone.

By Peter Sergo | Posted August 10, 2007

What do tasers do to the body?

What do tasers do to the body?

– asks Anonymous from Washington, D.C.

By Peter Sergo | Posted August 6, 2007

The Grape Migration

The Grape Migration

How long can grapes sweat out great vintages?

By Peter Sergo | Posted June 29, 2007

Greening-up the Ocean

Greening-up the Ocean

Environmental business sets sail with hopes of creating a new frontier of ocean carbon storage.

By Peter Sergo | Posted June 8, 2007

I have a friend who says he can't cry -- are there medical conditions that stop people from crying?

I have a friend who says he can’t cry — are there medical conditions that stop people from crying?

– asks Rose Kelly

By Peter Sergo | Posted April 16, 2007

John Rennie and Carl Zimmer on Science Blogs [Audio Included]

John Rennie and Carl Zimmer on Science Blogs [Audio Included]

Two notable science bloggers share their secrets and tips.

By Peter Sergo | Posted April 4, 2007

Polar Regions Lose Their Shine

Polar Regions Lose Their Shine

Melting snow and ice allow global warming to gain more ground.

By Peter Sergo | Posted March 19, 2007

Why does a trip to the bar mean so many trips to the bathroom?

Why does a trip to the bar mean so many trips to the bathroom?

— asks Anonymous from New York, NY

By Peter Sergo | Posted November 6, 2006