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.

Why Scientists Sank a Telescope Deep in the Ocean

Why Scientists Sank a Telescope Deep in the Ocean

The ANTARES underwater observatory is looking for particles from outer space, but it's also contributing to marine science.

A note for my fellow science sticklers: As much as I love this article, I readily acknowledge that the headline you'll see on this article is scientifically inaccurate. The deepest parts of the ocean are over 10 km deep, not 2 km. My editors for the piece refused to change it. 

But please do read the rest of it! It's over at Atlas Obscura. 

Photosynthesis Redux

Photosynthesis Redux

Different strokes: How lampreys use suction thrust to swim

Different strokes: How lampreys use suction thrust to swim