Rebecca Kessler

Rebecca Kessler is a senior editor at Natural History, where she edits features and the “Samplings” column. She also writes about science, the environment, and food for other publications. She has a background in botany and holds a master’s degree in science journalism from New York University.

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Peaks protected fifty years ago by the Wilderness Act no longer keep mountain goats safe from human impact.

By the 1920s, California had lost all of its grizzly bears—once considered a distinct species and an emblem of the state.

Preconceptions skew our view of the biggest killer in the developed world, atherosclerosis.