Carolyn holds a PhD in neuroscience from Brown University. She is a former National Academies Mirzayan Science and Technology policy fellow. In addition the intricacies of the human brain, she is interested in science education and how current teaching practices influence society’s understanding of science.
For years, weather-monitoring agencies around the globe have collected data to help determine whether and how tropical cyclones — called hurricanes in the US — change over time. But another thing that changes over time