Marcus Woo is a freelance science writer based in the San Francisco Bay Area who has written for Wired, BBC Earth, BBC Future, National Geographic, New Scientist, Slate, Discover, and other outlets.
A network of smartphones can improve short-term weather forecasts.
Marcus Woo, Contributor
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A new approach to prosthetic design allows for quick and easy fitting while keeping the costs low.
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Studying fly sex may lead to a better understanding of addiction in humans.
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