Joshua Sokol is an award-winning science journalist whose work regularly appears in Science, New Scientist, Quanta and numerous other publications. Formerly a data analyst for the Hubble Space Telescope, he is a graduate of Swarthmore College and MIT. He lives in Boston.
Work published elsewhere
The thoughts of a spiderweb
Spiders appear to offload cognitive tasks to their webs, making them one of a number of species with a mind that isn’t fully confined within the head.
Can humans coexist with big cats
Florida has already pulled panthers back from the brink of extinction – but to keep them alive, people will have to be comfortable with one showing up on their back porch.
A recharged debate over the speed of the expansion of the universe
How debate over the Hubble constant, the expansion rate of the universe, has exploded again.