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.
I described a crowdsourcing project to transcribe 16th- and 17th century handwritten documents for NewYorker.com.
What happens when farmed fish escape from giant underwater cages into the ocean? I explored the possible ecological fall-out for Science News.