Carrie Arnold
Carrie Arnold

Carrie Arnold is a freelance science writer living outside Norfolk, Va. She has just published her third book on eating disorders, Decoding Anorexia: How Breakthroughs in Science Offer Hope for Eating Disorders. Visit her website at

Wild Things
April 17 2014 11:17 AMCheck Out the Penis on This New Cave Insect—Not the Male’s, the Female’s
Dec. 27 2012 3:35 PMModern-Day Typhoid MarysSuperspreaders can turn a minor outbreak into a pandemic.
Feb. 15 2013 7:45 AMEnvironmentalists and the Military Should Play NiceThey could see the world and make beautiful data together.
Medical Examiner
Sept. 27 2012 1:49 PMIs Anorexia a Cultural Disease?Condemning model-thin imagery is a diversion from understanding eating disorders.
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Culture Gabfest
Nov. 30 2015 10:11 AM The “Useful Thanks Purveyor” Bonus Segment The Culture Gabfest hosts welcome culture editor Dan Kois to discuss the archetypal family roles at Thanksgiving dinners.