Claudia is a science writer and editor based in Boston, Massachusetts. She's a science omnivore with a particular appetite for marine science and the environment.

Volkswagen Has Pledged to Spend $40 Billion on Electric and Hybrid Cars

"We are laying the foundation for making Volkswagen the world's No. 1 player in electric mobility by 2025."

November 17, 2017

Scientists Have Found the First Ever Anti-Aging Genetic Mutation

Carriers live 10 percent longer, and appear to have protection against diabetes and cardiovascular deterioration.

November 16, 2017

The Owner of Volvo Just Acquired a Flying Car Company

Geely has joined the ranks of big automakers jockeying for the first mass-market flying vehicle.

November 15, 2017

Human Embryonic Stem Cells Were Just Used to Fix A Leading Cause of Blindness

This is revolutionary, as there's currently no treatment for the disease.

November 15, 2017

Bill Gates Just Announced A $100 Million Initiative to Defeat Alzheimer’s

By 2025, 7.1 million Americans could suffer from the devastating disease.

November 13, 2017

Elon Musk Just Revealed the Official Launch Date for the Tesla Semi

Musk says Tesla's semi "will blow your mind clear out of your skull and into an alternate dimension."

November 13, 2017

The EPA Just Approved the Release of Mosquito-Killing Insects Grown in the Lab

They could reduce biting mosquito populations by 80 percent.

November 9, 2017

An AT&T Drone Is Connecting Puerto Ricans to Wireless Service

"This is the first time an LTE cell site on a drone has been successfully deployed to connect residents after a disaster."

November 8, 2017

A Chinese Province Is Sequencing One Million of Its Residents’ Genomes

The project is being advised by Harvard geneticist George Church.

November 8, 2017

Smart Cities May Be The Death of Privacy As We Know It

Would you trade your privacy for technological progress?

November 7, 2017
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