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Hannah Thomasy

Hannah Thomasy is a freelance science journalist. She received her PhD in neuroscience from the University of Washington, where she studied how concussions affect sleep behavior.

Articles by Hannah Thomasy

Treating fears in a virtual environment could make therapies for phobias less difficult and more accessible.
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The notoriously asocial creatures may possess some of the brain circuits humans use for social behavior.
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Three experts discuss photosensitive epilepsy and how flashing lights can trigger seizures.
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For years, anecdotal reports suggested microdosing can improve mood and reduce depression and anxiety. Now, scientists are trying to figure out whether it’s all hype, a salve for our unhappiness, or something in between.
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