Science and Technology Writer
A through and through geek, Allison writes university research stories. She studied geoscience as an undergrad at Northland College before getting a master's in environmental science and natural resource journalism at the University of Montana. She moonlights as a dance instructor, radio fiend, and occasional rock licker.
Most Recent Stories
Students work to make quieter and cleaner sleds as part of a SAE International university competition. This year's winners are École De Technologie Supérieure, University of Wisconsin–Madison and Michigan Tech. . . . Read More
There is no mint that can take the edge off sulfurous emissions from volcanoes, but researchers can use remote sensing to better understand volcanic . . . Read More
Michigan Technological University will host 25 teams for the 18th annual SAE International Clean Snowmobile Challenge March 6-12, . . . Read More
Some fruit flies build up tolerance to the toxin α-amanitin; the genetic mechanisms behind this adaptation link to an important metabolic pathway. . . . Read More