Mara Hvistendahl

 Mara Hvistendahl is a Beijing-based correspondent for Science. Her award-winning writing has also appeared in Harper's, Scientific American, Popular Science, the Financial Times, and Foreign Policy. Proficient in Spanish and Chinese, she has spent half of the past decade in China, where she has reported on everything from archaeology to the space program.

 

Tue Jul. 5, 2011 6:00 AM EDT