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Kathryn Free

Kathryn Free

Kathryn Free is a science writer and video producer based in New York City. Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, she discovered her love of science and nature after writing her second grade book report about Jane Goodall. She graduated from Caltech with a degree in geobiology. Even though she loved doing experiments with iron-breathing bacteria, Kathryn decided that she wanted to tell science stories. She moved to New York and worked as a television producer for six years before enrolling in NYU’s Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program.

June 28, 2014

Allergy treatment from Europe has finally hit the U.S. markets

June 21, 2014

Why the toxin in Botox is so dangerous, and why we’re injecting it into our foreheads

June 3, 2014

How technology helped a paralyzed woman use her legs and walk down the aisle

May 22, 2014

Why do you get it, and what can you do to offset its effects?

March 3, 2014

Companies are scrambling to find ways to reuse costly rare earth elements

February 18, 2014

Evon Hekkala wrestles crocodiles, one gene at a time

February 3, 2014

NASA scientists are taking small steps toward warp drive research

November 1, 2013

Researchers discover circadian rhythm’s role in fasting

October 9, 2013

Researchers are awarded for taking their chemical experiment to cyberspace

September 27, 2013

Brian Greene brings out Richard Dawkins’ softer side


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