Selected Articles

How do babies perceive the world?
in MIT Tech Review

The challenges of tackling this question are so daunting that few have tried. But Heather Kosakowski, a PhD candidate at MIT, is determined to find answers.

Scouring the desert for a seabird
in Hakai Magazine

After seven years of searching, researchers found two nesting colonies of the mysterious white-vented storm-petrel hidden deep in the driest non-polar desert in the world.

The surprising reason scientists haven’t been able to clone a bird
in Audubon

Researchers have now cloned endangered mammals like black-footed ferrets in an attempt to create a new tool for conservation. But no one has ever managed to clone a bird, leading scientists to look for creative alternatives.