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.

Robots Help Elderly Retain Health, Independence

Robots Help Elderly Retain Health, Independence

Even as robots are increasingly able to drive our cars, clean our homes and help us care for our children – the goal for three researchers focused on the elderly is to design robots and cyber systems that do not do tasks for people, but instead keep the elderly active, safe and independent.

Read more of this report from the AAAS Annual Meeting in the AAAS Newsroom.

How Much Should Expectation Drive Science?

How Much Should Expectation Drive Science?

For Sharks, Even Catch and Release Can Kill

For Sharks, Even Catch and Release Can Kill