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Tara Santora

Tara Santora is the Associate Editor of ScienceLine and former Editor-in-Chief of The Synapse intercollegiate science magazine.

July 20, 2019

Pesticides, fertilizers, and machines aren’t enough to meet the burgeoning demand for food crops but fast-growing GMO plants could pick up the slack

June 24, 2019

Scientists expect climate change will make storms more intense, therefore the city must amp up its defenses

May 6, 2019

“Sex” and “gender” have long been used interchangeably, but the difference is crucial in science and society

April 5, 2019

These two common but often undiagnosed disorders can make vaginal sex painful or impossible

March 11, 2019

PrEP is over 90 percent effective at preventing HIV — yet only four percent of gay and bisexual men take it

February 14, 2019

“We’re going into a field that isn’t very queer, and we’re going to make it more queer,” says a science and technologies studies major at New York University

January 11, 2019

Meat and dairy aren’t exactly disappearing, but veggie alternatives are gaining ground

December 19, 2018

In 2015, a study out of San Francisco estimated one-third of sexual assault cases involve date rape drugs. Here's how to protect yourself and your friends

November 13, 2018

Transgender people have higher rates of depression, anxiety, and suicide, partly due to state-backed discrimination

November 9, 2018

Arctic activities could hurt polar bears, but it won’t matter if sea ice keeps melting

October 29, 2018

Researchers find a link between an unhealthy party trend and sexual objectification

 
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