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Clinton Parks

  • Science Writer

Clinton Parks is a Washington, DC-based freelance science writer who writes for AAAS’ ScienceCareers, American Chemical Society’s Axial, and American Physical Society’s Physics Buzz, among others.

From November 2003 through April 2006, Parks served as staff writer of AAAS’ Minority Scientists Network, the online network for current and prospective minority scientists. From October 2006 through May 2015, he served as a staff writer and web producer for the trade publication SpaceNews.

He has written features, profiles and reports for AAAS’ Minority Scientists Network; written and edited articles for AAAS’ Science Careers; developed columns for SpaceNews’ “This Week in Space History”; and written case studies of the work the strategic communications firm BrandEvolve.

Articles by Clinton Parks

Fear experts Michael Telch, a psychologist at the University of Texas, and Kerry Ressler, a psychiatrist at Emory University, explain how facing our fears can retrain the brain.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Feeling panic is a natural response to danger. The problem comes when you feel panic without a threat.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Barbara Rothbaum answers your questions about phobias and therapies.
  • BrainFacts/SfN