By the Blouin News Science & Health staff


Pollution, climate change, energy sources and human health.  The Blouin News staff explores the cutting edges of science, medicine and the environment. Also featuring our contributing bloggers: Roni Jacobson and Nikos Parisis. 

Roni Jacobson is a Master’s candidate in the Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program at NYU. She lives in Brooklyn and writes primarily about mental health, psychology and neuroscience.


Nikolaos Parisis is a biomedical scientist and has a PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology. He is a cancer researcher in the Institute of Molecular Genetics of Montpellier, France.