About Mosaic

Launched in March 2014, Mosaic is an award-winning longform magazine that tells stories about science and health that you won’t find anywhere else. It published its final features in December 2019. 

Every Mosaic feature was carefully fact checked and edited, and published under a Creative Commons licence. This means that the text continues to be available for republishing, for free. We just ask that you attribute the work to its author and Mosaic and link back to this website. 

For information on image reuse, click the ‘Republish’ button on the story, or contact mosaic@wellcome.ac.uk.

Mosaic’s editor was Chrissie Giles. Its ISSN is 2398-9399.

Created by Wellcome

Mosaic was published by Wellcome, a global charitable foundation dedicated to improving health.

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Email mosaic@wellcome.ac.uk.

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