Roberta Kwok is an award-winning freelance science journalist who has contributed to Nature, NewYorker.com, New Scientist, Aeon, Salon.com, Conservation, Science News, and U.S. News & World Report. She also provides writing and editing services to research institutions, medical centers, and corporate clients. Roberta earned a B.Sc. in biology from Stanford University, an M.F.A. in creative writing from Indiana University Bloomington, and a graduate certificate in science communication from the University of California, Santa Cruz. She lives in the Seattle area.
What happens when farmed fish escape from giant underwater cages into the ocean? I explored the possible ecological fall-out for Science News.
I visited Washington's Sauk Mountain to learn how trees may be taking over mountain meadows in a story for Aeon.