“What the Ancient Oyster Knows” (Hakai Magazine, September 13, 2016) [and picked up by Smithsonian, September 16, 2016]

amherst-mag-cover-2016-summer-370px“Catching Fire” (Amherst Magazine, Summer 2016)

“The Devourer” (bioGraphic, July 26, 2016)

“Ballast Water Exemptions Are Leaving Alaska Open to Invasion” (Hakai Magazine, June 24, 2016)

“A Warming Threat to Maine’s Lobsters” (Hakai Magazine, March 31, 2016)

“How Your Most Recent Birding Trip Could Save Rare Species” (Audubon, March 3, 2016)

“Audubon’s works, off the endangered list” (Yale Alumni Magazine March/April 2016)

BillBarton_AmherstMag“Cider for Adults” (Amherst Magazine, Winter 2016)

“Caribbean Whales Have an Accent” (Hakai Magazine, February 11, 2016)

“Your Ear is a Tape Measure” (Scientific American, February 2016)

“Arctic Invasion” (Hakai Magazine, December 8, 2015)

“Butterflies Weaponize Milkweed Toxins” (The Scientist, November 4, 2015)

“Cupid’s Syringe: A Love Potion for Troubled Amphibians” (Mongabay, October 15, 2015)

IMG_3875edit“Resurrecting the Dead: Richard Conniff on Bringing Historical Characters to Life” (The Open Notebook, May 5, 2015)

“Is Anyone Out There? Sourcing News Stories” (The Open Notebook, April 7, 2015)

“Meetings of Minds, or, How to Talk to a Scientist” (The Open Notebook, March 17, 2015)

“Paying For It: Getting Grants and Fellowships” (The Open Notebook, February 24, 2015)

“On the Scene: Reporting from the Field” (The Open Notebook, January 6, 2015)

“Iconic. Almost by accident.” (Yale Alumni Magazine, November/December 2014) [With Richard Conniff]

“Out of the Shadows,” a profile of Smithsonian Museum of Natural History director Kirk Johnson (Amherst Magazine, Summer 2014)

“Scrutinizing Prozac” (Amherst Magazine, Summer 2014)

Scientific American articles (Jan-Aug 2014)

“Urban Wildlife Refuges Highlight Nature That’s Closer than You Think” (Audubon, September 25, 2013)

“A Bill to Ban Lead Ammunition could Protect California Condors” (Audubon, September 3, 2013)

Book Review: Imperial Dreams (Audubon Magazine, July 23, 2013)

“A Wolf in Wolf’s Clothing” (SAGE Magazine, March 5, 2013)

winter12_cover1 “Queens of the Masai Mara” (Amherst Magazine, Winter 2012)