Articles by

Grace Huckins

The Psychology of Inspiring Everyday Climate Action

And co-benefits make a lot of sense: People might reasonably feel more empowered to affect their own...

Gender-Affirming Care Improves Mental Health—and May Save Lives

In the midst of a slew of anti-trans legislation proposed earlier this year, Spencer Cox, the Republican...

Want to Understand Delusions? Listen to the People Who Have Them

For the first decades of Sohee Park’s career in schizophrenia research, she rarely stopped to consider what...

Did Climate Change Make That Freak Weather Even Worse?

Still, attribution scientists take numerous measures to avoid overstating how important climate change was to a given...

The Llama, the Hamster, and a New Path for Covid Treatment

A set of papers shows that llama-derived antibodies protect the rodent against the virus—which bodes well for...

Richard Lewontin's Legacy of Fighting Racism in Science

The late evolutionary biologist made a reputation—and enemies—by speaking out against the idea that genes are destiny....

Without Code for DeepMind’s Protein AI, One Lab Wrote Its Own

The Google subsidiary solved a fundamental problem in biology but didn’t promptly share its solution. So a...

Dogs, Unlike Wolves, Are Born to Communicate With People

Wolf puppies can’t understand human gestures as well as their dog cousins. The difference could help explain...