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Katie Scarlett Brandt

Katie Scarlett Brandt is a science writer drawn to stories about people who live their passions and fight for the causes in which they believe. She has written for the National Science Foundation, the University of Chicago, Huffington Post, and Chicago Health magazine, among others.

Articles by Katie Scarlett Brandt

Scientists are trying to figure out why so many of us want to pinch babies’ chubby cheeks and squeeze adorable puppies.
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For over a century twins have been helping researchers understand how our genes and environment influence our susceptibility to disease.
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