Brian Owens is a freelance science journalist and editor based in St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada, where he writes for a variety of international publications. He previously worked as news editor for the journal Nature in London, UK.
Research suggests most North American college and professional hockey players don't specialize as youngsters.
Brian Owens, Contributor
James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo share prize for discovery of checkpoint inhibitors for cancer therapy.
The science of heat transfer confirms the wisdom of Italian pizzaiolos.
Populations with a variety of genes can help a species adapt to threats like diseases and climate change.
Individuals will compromise on their own temperature preferences to gain the benefits of group life.
As erosion claims land, local scientists explore using oysters to preserve parts of the Mississippi delta.
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