Hi, I’m Ari!

I tell stories about science.

I am a freelance science journalist based in Little Rock, Arkansas working in print and audio. I used to be a research chemist, but now I cover a variety of topics across science, technology, health, and the environment. When I’m not writing, I’m birding.

What are chemical signs of life beyond Earth?

Chemical & Engineering News

Podcast: Black chemists discuss strategies for dismantling systemic racism in science

Stereo Chemistry: The official podcast of Chemical & Engineering News

Ultrablack skin camouflages deep sea fish

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