Based in Boston, Massachusetts, Claudia is a science journalist and editor. Her work focuses on marine science, the environment, and wildlife, particularly regarding how humans interact with the world around them.

When Will the First Human Space Colony Be Established?

Experts predict that if we do not establish space colonies soon, humanity could be wiped out by a single disaster — perhaps in the next 100 years. But will we board our rockets in time? Here's a timeline for when you can expect to see the first space settlement established, and perhaps become a colonist yourself.

Article by Christianna Reedy, Futurism.

Renewable Energy Isn’t Just Cutting Costs, It’s Saving Lives

Plants Have Been “Hijacked” to Create a Vaccine — And it Could Eradicate Polio