Megan is a freelance science journalist based in Boston, specializing in the life sciences. She has contributed to Nature, Newsweek, Bloomberg News, Scientific American, Discover and Technology Review, among others.
She is currently a regular contributor for IEEE Spectrum's Human OS blog and previously wrote as a health columnist for the Boston Globe (2015-2017), a contributor to Retraction Watch (2016-2017), and a correspondent then contributing editor at The Scientist (2009-2014).
She is the co-author of a college biology textbook, Biology Now, now in its second edition from publisher W. W. Norton.
In 2013, Megan was awarded the prestigious Evert Clark/Seth Payne Award in recognition of outstanding reporting and writing in science. The award is bestowed upon one young science journalist annually.
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