Articles by

Max G. Levy

Scientists Reexamine Why Zebra Stripes Mysteriously Repel Flies

For the current study, Tombak, then a PhD candidate at Princeton, and her team wanted to test...

The Sci-Fi Dream of a ‘Molecular Computer’ Is Getting More Real

The reason they could opt for a more information-dense bit is because of the physics of the...

Sorry, Prey. Black Widows Have Surprisingly Good Memory

Black widows must despise Clint Sergi. While working on his PhD in biology at the University of...

Why Can’t You Tickle Yourself? Neuroscientists Unravel the Mystery

In the new study’s first phase, each subject had their moment in front of the GoPros and...

Patricia Hidalgo-Gonzalez Wants to Strengthen the Grid

The United States’ power grid is in trouble. Much of the country’s energy comes from nonrenewable resources...

The Sustainable Future of Food Must Bring Everyone to the Table

How can we feed the world sustainably? Right now, 325 million people are acutely hungry. 35 million...

At Some Colleges, the Fall of Roe Will Weaken Student Health Care

What then, is the best recourse for activists and aid organizations? In both access-friendly states and those...

How Abortion Clinics Are Racing to Prepare for a Post-Roe America

Further limitations may be on the horizon. Republicans who support restricting abortion outnumber Democrats in the state...