Bethany Brookshire

Bethany Brookshire

Staff writer, Science News for Students, Washington, D.C.

Bethany Brookshire is a science writer with Science News magazine and Science News for Students, a digital magazine covering the latest in scientific research for kids ages 9-14. She is also a podcast host on the podcast "Science for the People," where she interviews scientists and science writers about scientific issues that will impact people's lives. Bethany has a Ph.D. in physiology and pharmacology from the Wake Forest University School of Medicine. She has a B.A. in philosophy and a B.S. in biology from the College of William and Mary. She is currently a 2019-2010 Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT.

Twitter: @BeeBrookshire