Claire Cameron

Claire is the Managing Editor at Inverse. She also writes stories about science from time to time. Previously, Claire was an editor at Nautilus Magazine, where she was part of a multi-award winning team. She has also worked as a writer and editor at Spectrum, DNAInfo, and UtilityDive, although her journalism career began in breaking news reporting back in Scotland. She is passionate about using digital media to tell deeply reported and intriguing stories that make readers think differently about their world.
serve's up
Neuralink monkey video merely shows “rudimentary” demo, says BCI pioneer
Claire Cameron
“It’s a nicely produced movie.”
incredible
Can octopuses dream? A new study hints at a tantalizing answer
Claire Cameron
Octopuses have two sleep states and change colors while they sleep, a new study finds.
kaboom
SpaceX Starship SN10: 5 images reveal pure destruction
Claire Cameron
SpaceX launched the SN10 Starship prototype on Wednesday. These images reveal the scale of destruction from the rocket's fiery landing.
pure fantasy
Why do people have lucid dreams? Study questions the limits of consciousness
Claire Cameron
“Our experimental goal is akin to finding a way to talk with an astronaut who is on another world.”
spicy
Ancient Mediterranean diets were rich in 3 unexpected foods
Claire Cameron
"We are now starting to understand how and when the diverse components of iconic cuisines came to be."
Who are you?
The 20 discoveries redefining 'human' in 2020
Claire Cameron
Check back in all month as we revisit some of the most incredible discoveries about humankind made in 2020 as part of our month-long countdown.
mind blown
The 20 most universe-altering moments of 2020
Claire Cameron
Watch this space all December as we add increasingly glorious moments in our search for truth in the cosmos from 2020 as part of our month-long countdown.
Holy
The 20 Most 'WTF' Science Stories of 2020
Claire Cameron
Watch this space all month long as we add increasingly WTF science memories from 2020 to our countdown.
Science
Sex-swapping fish show what it means to be resilient
Claire Cameron
Transitioning between the sexes allows these five fish species to survive and thrive.
Future 50
Charlotte McCurdy: A world where your clothes fight climate change is possible
Claire Cameron
In her own words: Charlotte McCurdy
Future 50
Designer Charlotte McCurdy weaves a new narrative on climate change action
Claire Cameron
“The future will not be the past. It is going to be different.”
New moon rising
Earth may have gained a new moon, and it has been there for years
Claire Cameron
Welcome to the gang, 2020 CD3.
☀️🚀☀️
NASA Solar Orbiter: Launch location, schedule, and how to watch it live
Passant Rabie and Claire Cameron
Get ready for the launch of NASA and ESA's Solar Orbiter, the spacecraft that will transform what we know about the Sun.
Back in business
NASA brings Voyager 2 fully back online, 11.5 billion miles from Earth
Claire Cameron
"Now voyager sail thou forth to seek and find."
Fight, fight, fight
ALMA telescope image reveals the stunning outcome of a stellar collision
Claire Cameron and Passant Rabie
It may have been violent, but this is one of the most beautiful cosmic standoffs we have ever seen.
Mind and Body
The number 1 way to predict longevity might be in your number 2
Claire Cameron and Ali Pattillo
A provocative new study suggests the microbes that live in your gut could reveal critical details about your health — and your death.
Science
An ancient viking stone has revealed fears over a problem that still looms
Claire Cameron
This is still a major cause for concern today.
Mind and Body
The 25 most surprising stories of human potential in 2019
Claire Cameron
Here are the ways we learned to live better, happier, and longer in 2019.
Science
2019's 20 most incredible stories about our planet
Claire Cameron
From feral hogs to sustainable diets, these stories are unmissable.
Science
The 25 most “WTF” science stories of 2019
Claire Cameron
Things got weird this year. Real weird.