Jacqueline Ronson

Jacqueline Ronson is a science writer based on Vancouver Island, Canada. Before that she lived way up in Whitehorse, where she reported for the Yukon News. These days she likes to talk to smart people about the future of the planet, ride her bicycle, play her banjo, and frolic.
Science
8.31.2017 2:05 PM
Rising Sea Levels Could Unlock the Seastead Era
Jacqueline Ronson
Crisis is opportunity.
Science
8.30.2017 5:39 PM
Pterosaurs Are Changing What We Know About Flight
Jacqueline Ronson
Pterosaurs seem to have been much heavier than anyone realized.
Science
8.30.2017 3:37 PM
What Actually Happens In Your Body When You Get the 'Meat Sweats'
Jacqueline Ronson
Carnivory is exhausting.
Science
8.21.2017 8:48 PM
Where to See the Next U.S. Total Solar Eclipse in 2024
Jacqueline Ronson
It's good news for Texas and New England.
Science
8.21.2017 7:43 PM
The Dino-Killing Asteroid Caused 2 Years of Frozen Darkness
Jacqueline Ronson
It was a dark time to be alive.
Science
8.21.2017 3:51 PM
Can You Watch the Eclipse Through Your Phone? Here Are the Risks
Jacqueline Ronson
It's not totally safe.
Science
8.18.2017 3:53 PM
Giant Larvaceans Could Help Clean Up the Great Garbage Patch Mess
Jacqueline Ronson
They're cleaning up our mess.
Science
8.7.2017 9:27 PM
Microdosing LSD Is Safer Than Taking Antidepressants, Says Neurobiologist
Jacqueline Ronson
The latest trend in self-medication might be legally risky but biologically tame.
Mind and Body
8.7.2017 4:47 PM
Does LSD Microdosing Make You Smarter? This Study Will Find Out
Jacqueline Ronson
Amanda Feilding has been working towards this goal for half a century.
Science
8.4.2017 8:53 PM
NRDC Sues EPA Over Landfill Pollution Rules
Jacqueline Ronson
He won't enforce anti-pollution rules unless a judge forces him.
Science
8.3.2017 6:26 PM
Oklahoma Can Blame the Oil and Gas Industries for Earthquake Spike
Jacqueline Ronson
A different industry is at fault.
Science
8.3.2017 4:06 PM
Alberta's Famous Nodosaur Was a Redhead, Groundbreaking Study Shows
Jacqueline Ronson
This is the best preserved armored dinosaur in the world.
Science
8.3.2017 4:03 PM
Alberta's Famous Nodosaur Finally Has a Name
Jacqueline Ronson
Alberta's famous nodosaur has just been named in his honor.
Science
8.2.2017 7:14 PM
Climate Change Will Push These Regions to Unsurvivable Humid Heat
Jacqueline Ronson
Humans can't live at wet-bulb temperatures of 95 degrees for long.
Science
8.2.2017 6:42 PM
Infant Brains Are Programmed to React to the Birth of a Sibling
Jacqueline Ronson
Most of us broker a fragile peace.
Science
7.28.2017 4:27 PM
Ancient DNA Reveals Iberian Resistance to Indo-European Invasions
Jacqueline Ronson
The story of humans is the story of migration.
Science
7.27.2017 6:05 PM
Scientists Grow Mini Brain Organoids From Stem Cells
Jacqueline Ronson
These organoids show us how embryonic brains stay balanced.
Science
7.21.2017 9:30 PM
South Pacific Garbage Patch Has Lots of Plastic, No Fish
Jacqueline Ronson
New photos show an ocean rich with plastic, barren of life.
Science
7.18.2017 10:24 PM
Marijuana Dispensaries Make Neighborhoods Safer, Study Finds
Jacqueline Ronson
Why every neighborhood should welcome stoner business.
Science
7.18.2017 4:15 PM
Maps Show Where Larsen C Iceberg Will Go Next
Jacqueline Ronson
It has a very long journey ahead.