Latest from Carolyn Y. Johnson

The case is a window into the aftermath of sexual misconduct cases, and the growing questions that institutions face about how to hold their most powerful accountable.

  • Sep 18, 2018

Florence victims face snakes, carbon monoxide, disease, mold and PTSD in the aftermath.

  • Sep 17, 2018

Developing a vaccine for the next pandemic flu is the first problem. Getting it to people without increasing the spread of the virus is the next.

  • Sep 12, 2018

One of the most famous ideas in social psychology says that to break down barriers we should get to know the other side. That's not always true -- especially on social media.

  • Sep 7, 2018

Civica Rx, a not-for-profit generic drug company, is a response to shortages and price spikes. The goal is to force change in the marketplace overall.

  • Sep 6, 2018

Human ‘minibrains’ are far from conscious, but scientists say it’s time to talk about ethics.

  • Sep 2, 2018

Public health experts trying to fight the spread of misinformation on vaccines are up against Russian trolls and Twitter bots.

  • Aug 23, 2018

A widespread shortage of the life-saving allergy medication just as parents are trying to restock for school and home.

  • Aug 16, 2018

The new drug could be substituted at the pharmacy counter for EpiPen.

  • Aug 16, 2018

Social robots are being developed for children — who are particularly vulnerable to being led astray.

  • Aug 15, 2018
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