Teresa Carey is a senior staff writer at Freethink. Before becoming a journalist she was a US Coast Guard licensed captain and professional mariner. She works primarily on the Atlantic Ocean, and from a tiny desk in Annapolis. As a grad of the University of California Santa Cruz science communication graduate program, and a NatGeo Explorer, she loves telling stories on the intersection of science, culture, and heart. Carey’s written, audio, and television broadcast work can be found in BuzzFeed, Scientific American, PBS NewsHour, NPR Weekend Edition, Smithsonian and more.
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Recent Work by Author
Researchers are putting lowlight 4k cameras on remotely operated vehicles to capture videos of deep sea bioluminescence.
One campaign is hoping to increase voter turnout by empowering barbershops as community voter engagement hubs.
Engageli, a new digital education platform launched this week, to provide a solution to remote learning woes.
Voting rights groups help inmates register and vote, despite hurdles presented by the pandemic.
The Maplewood mental health unit anticipates 911 calls and circumvents them before they happen.
Voting online is a debate that pits accessibility against security. For some, it is the only way to participate in elections. But at what cost?
Researchers discovered a new way to diagnose and track Parkinson's disease progression — even before the first symptoms of Parkinson's appear.
Walmart's drone delivery service will deliver wellness products to customers within a 50-mile radius of their headquarters in Arkansas.
Smart home technology can provide insight into residents' health by monitoring temperature, vision, and body chemistry.