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Kate Baggaley

Kate Baggaley is a recent graduate of Vassar College, where she received a B.A. in Biology and a minor in English. She spent most of her undergraduate years thinking she wanted to be a research scientist, and bounced around field stations in Mexico and the Isles of Shoals until she realized that her favorite part of science is writing about it. She loves to write about ecology, evolution and animal behavior, especially when birds are involved. Follow her on Twitter @kate_baggaley.

April 22, 2013

A new study explains why whales have such unusual teeth

March 12, 2013

A new study finds that survival and weight gain increase when children with severe acute malnutrition are treated with antibiotics

February 1, 2013

Len Soucy has spent his life caring for injured birds

December 27, 2012

Innovations abound in hurricane forecasting and observation

December 23, 2012

Climate change is speeding up the return of leaves and flowers, but by just how much?

November 20, 2012

The science behind the sparkle

November 11, 2012

Black holes spew energy and influence the formation of stars

October 16, 2012

Songbirds provide evidence of evolution driven by urbanization

 
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