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Stories by Robin Marantz Henig

How Depressed Is That Mouse?

Robin Henig explains how scientists determine if a laboratory rodent is classified as depressed in the search for new, improved antidepressants

March 7, 2012 — Robin Marantz Henig
When Does Life Belong to the Living?

When Does Life Belong to the Living?

With thousands of people on the waiting lists for organs, doctors are bending the rules about when to declare that a donor is dead. Is it ethical to take one life and give it to another?

August 19, 2010 — Robin Marantz Henig

Pandora's Baby

In vitro fertilization was once considered by some to be a threat to our very humanity. Cloning inspires similar fears

June 1, 2003 — Robin Marantz Henig