Science journalist, Freelance
Jill Neimark is an award-winning science journalist and author, and a contributing editor at Discover Magazine. Her most recent book is The Hugging Tree (2015). She lives in the US state of Georgia.
The camping cure
Living outside changes you. When environmental illness left me too sick to stay in my high-rise, I turned to nature to heal
The retraction war
Scientists seek demigod status, journals want blockbuster results, and retractions are on the rise: is science broken?
Illness and disease
HIV of the mind
HIV is preventable, yet it’s still with us. Is it time for all, gay and straight, to stop framing sex as a lethal weapon?
Food and drink
Canon of taste
Can we restore the world’s culinary masterpieces by rescuing the lost ingredients and flavours that inspired them?
Symmetry is crucial to biology: a Q & A with Robert Trivers