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As a reporter and editor, I've collared jaguars in the Yucatan and scoundrels on Capitol Hill. A familiar voice on public radio, I've contributed to NPR, Marketplace and many local stations. Now a Washington, D.C. based journalist, I'm hunting scoops for Discovery News.

Author Stories
Apr 16, 2015 03:00 PM ET
Antarctic wildlife, including penguins, whales and seals depend on the shrimp-like creature as their main food source.
Apr 16, 2015 08:30 AM ET
German researchers figure out how to stimulate leg muscles to remotely control someone walking in a park. No joke.
Apr 14, 2015 11:50 AM ET
African Americans may have gotten the vote a century earlier, and Western cities might have looked a lot different, historians say.
Apr 10, 2015 07:00 AM ET
A woman dies five days after taking title of world's oldest human (must have been the stress). But what does the future hold for longevity?
Mar 26, 2015 06:00 PM ET
Planes can already avoid the ground automatically. Why not let computers take control to avoid a crash?
Mar 25, 2015 07:00 PM ET
By examining the wings of birds and bats, researchers from Stanford created a mechanism that could allow future flying robots to easily squeeze between obstacles.
Mar 24, 2015 06:30 AM ET
With March Madness in full swing we take a look at the latest way coaches are turning to tech and stats to improve play.
Mar 16, 2015 01:30 AM ET
An infinite number of musical combinations is narrowed by listenability.
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