Shoshannah Buxbaum is a producer for Science Friday. She’s particularly drawn to stories about health, psychology, and the environment.
Prior to joining Science Friday, she guest-hosted Utah Public Radio’s weekly science and research show, UnDisciplined. She started her career in television at New Jersey’s PBS Station, where she produced daily news segments and the station’s weekly public affairs shows. She holds a master’s degree from CUNY’s Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, with a health and science reporting concentration and audio specialization.
She’s a proud New Jersey native and will happily share her opinions on why the state is deserving of a little more love. When she’s not at work, you can find her hiking in the woods or experimenting with a new soup recipe.
Scientists still lack data to determine best intervals for COVID-19 booster doses.
After two decades and years of international collaboration, scientists have filled in the final missing pieces of the human genome.
Some countries have shifted to using more coal in the short term. But, there’s still hope of a clean energy transformation in the future.
As our ability to interpret and manipulate the human brain improves, the need for ethical controls grows as well.
Engineers, inspired by the modest dandelion, develop a new solar-powered system of wireless devices.
Experts unpack what we’ve learned about long COVID, what support groups you can join, and how you can help with ongoing research.
Russia’s history of cyber antagonism has some surprised that the country has not relied more on cyber attacks since its Ukraine invasion.