Joshua A. Krisch

Joshua A. Krisch

Science Journalist

Writer, Podcast/Video/Web Producer, Coffee Connoisseur, Tinkerer.

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Designing an Adorable Penguin Rover is Really Hard

Robotic chicks are cute, fluffy and built to withstand assaults by pissed off King Penguins.

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An International Squad of Emergency Satellites Are Tracking Ebola

Because Big Brother hates pandemics, too.

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MIT Physicists are Designing Microscopic Robots to Walk in Our Bodies

How will it feel to have tiny robots tumbling through your veins?

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The Nobel Prize-Winning Lightbulb Tech That Could Save Millions of Lives

This year, the Nobel Prize in Physics went to the trio of scientists behind blue LED light technology.

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Meet Guar, the Tiny Green Bean That Makes Fracking Possible

It's Big Oil's favorite legume.

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What Life Is Like When You're Perfectly Alive, But Swear You're Dead

One morning, EsmeĢ Weijun Wang woke up dead.

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It's Officially Illegal to Be an Online Troll In Indonesia

And that means students, criminologists, bloggers, and pretty much anyone who speaks out of turn online is at risk.

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Scientists Are Programming Tobacco Plants to Fight the Next Ebola Outbreak

For once, tobacco could actually help us out.

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Over Half the World's Population Still Can't Connect to the Internet

We're expected to pass the 50 percent mark sometime in 2017.