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.

Much Ado About Algae

Much Ado About Algae

In May 2015, scientists in the Pacific Northwest were stunned to discover a sea lion on the coast of Washington suffering from a seizure. 

Sea lions in California have suffered brain disorders for almost 20 years due to a toxin called domoic acid, produced by blooms of harmful algae, so it wasn’t so much the seizure that surprised the researchers

Learn why at Undark Magazine

Rumors and Tremors

Rumors and Tremors

Of Shrimp and Science Funding

Of Shrimp and Science Funding