Natalie Wolchover is a staff writer at Quanta Magazine covering the physical sciences. Previously, she wrote for LiveScience, Popular Science, Seed, Make magazine and other publications. She has a bachelor’s degree in physics from Tufts University, studied graduate-level physics at the University of California, Berkeley, and co-authored several academic papers in nonlinear optics.
She has been on fire recently. She keeps writing the clearest and the most insightful popularized science articles in recent history. You should check her list of articles at the Quanta Magazine periodically (see the link below). It is such a pleasure to read these articles.