Meghan Rosen reports on a variety of topics at Science News, from camouflaged robots to feathered dinosaurs and stretchy electronics. Meghan graduated from the Science Communication Program at the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2012, after completing her Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology with an emphasis in biotechnology at UC Davis. At Davis, Meghan focused on figuring out how hormone-sensing proteins pitch into kidney and liver cancer. In addition to scientific publications, Meghan has written for the National Cancer Institute, ScienceNOW, Wired.com, and written and produced stories for KUSP, an NPR-affiliated public radio station in Santa Cruz.
Meghan Rosen's Articles
- News in BriefPulse can be measured by examining a video of subtle head motions.
- NewsBladder control restored for the first time in animals with stark spinal cord damage.
- News“BigBrain” model, the most detailed atlas yet, could improve brain scanning tools and neurosurgeons’ navigation.
- NewsProposal would extend protections to both wild and captive primate populations.
- News in BriefSelections from the meeting held June 2-7 in Montreal include personal listening zones in cars and music of the body.
- NewsThroat movements get decoded to reveal sounds of speech.
- News in BriefHula painted frog turns out to be the only surviving member of an extinct genus.
- News in BriefExplanation for side effect in people could provide way to avoid it.
- NewsMice that got Salmonella in the evening fared better than those given the microbe in the morning.
- NewsA skin census finds that toes and heels have the most fungal types.