Science Writing for the Public: Q&A with Kate Wong

Kate Wong is Senior Editor at Scientific American, where she oversees the magazine’s coverage of non-medical biology. She commissions and edits articles from scientists about their own research. And she writes about evolution and ecology. Kate has been covering human origins and vertebrate paleontology for the magazine since 1997. She is also the coauthor, with paleoanthropologist Donald Johanson, of Lucy’s Legacy: the Quest for Human Origins.