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Stories by Marta Zaraska

Can Plants Hear?

Flora may be able to detect the sounds of flowing water or munching insects

May 17, 2017 — Marta Zaraska

Hear the Violet, Taste the Velvet

Research is unwinding the physiological basis of synesthesia, finding links to migraine, autism and other conditions that suggest a role for the immune system 

November 1, 2016 — Marta Zaraska

The Next Zika

Four insect–and tick-borne viruses that you may not have heard about are now worrying researchers

October 11, 2016 — Marta Zaraska
Meet the Meat Paradox

Meet the Meat Paradox

We love animals, yet most of us also eat them. Research is revealing the cognitive tricks we use to resolve the omnivore’s dilemma 

July 7, 2016 — Marta Zaraska

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