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Kerry Benson

  • Writer

Kerry Benson is a writer and neuroscience enthusiast who received a neuroscience degree from Connecticut College in 2016 and a master’s in science writing from Johns Hopkins University in 2018. She has since written for Boston University’s research publication and Hippocampus Magazine, and she has authored three nonfiction books for teenagers.

Articles by Kerry Benson

Digital reading has been widespread for years — but how well are we absorbing it all?
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We may be hardwired to look at spiders and snakes differently than other critters, but we aren’t born afraid of them.
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