Author Archives

Jeanette Ferrara

Jeanette Ferrara hails from the outskirts of Houston, Texas. She is a recent graduate of Princeton University, where she majored in English literature with a concentration in Environmental Studies. At SHERP, she covered the medical beat and discovered a passion for data journalism and writing for children.

September 6, 2016

Josh Sundquist’s hilariously true story of childhood, cancer, amputation, romantic yearning, truth and Olympic greatness

July 28, 2016

Mary Roach’s latest book looks at the science of humans at war

July 25, 2016

Why reducing our carbon footprint means changing our cement

July 18, 2016

Following the trajectory of women in the scientific narrative

July 13, 2016

Bill Nye (The Science Guy’s) take on climate change and the future of our planet

June 16, 2016

Nathalia Holt tells the story of female “computers”

June 2, 2016

Siddhartha Mukherjee’s latest venture into science writing

May 9, 2016

Experts say eradicating mosquitoes is not the answer

April 18, 2016

The science behind the hands free magic

February 22, 2016

Ethicists worry about the future as the first trial of a prenatal stem cell treatment begins

February 4, 2016

How “Blackfish” forced SeaWorld to make a change

January 22, 2016

Behind the scenes at The Costume Institute

January 9, 2016

You’ve heard the hype, but how does it actually work?

December 3, 2015

Mysterious “pebbles” in comets revolutionize planetary theory

Subscribe

The Scienceline Newsletter

Sign up for biweekly updates