Kate Baggaley

Kate Baggaley is a freelance science reporter who covers nature, climate, space, health, and the Covid-19 pandemic, among other topics.

Previously she was a staff reporter at The Academic Times, and her work has appeared in Popular Science, NBC News MACH, Science News, and more.

Her favorite microscopic organism is the mighty water bear.

Einstein Week

The controversial search for genius in the remains of Einstein’s brain

A tale of sloppy science, a not-so-remarkable brain, and the rise of a more nuanced understanding of intelligence

Mind and Body