Emily Willingham
Emily Willingham

Emily Willingham is a journalist and biologist. Her work has appeared in the Washington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, Aeon, Slate, and others. She is co-author of The Informed Parent: A Science-Based Guide to Your Child's First Four Years (2016), with Tara Haelle.

Future Tense
March 16 2018 2:01 PMWhat We’ve Really Learned From the Twin AstronautsScott Kelly’s DNA did change during his year in space—but not in the way you think.
Feb. 2 2012 7:30 AMThere’s No Place Like Home … To Give BirthMore women are delivering babies in their homes. Here’s how to make it safe.
The XX Factor
Dec. 17 2012 12:28 AMWhatever Motivated Adam Lanza, It Wasn’t Asperger’s
Medical Examiner
Jan. 17 2012 1:23 PMThe Very Real Paranoia Over Genetically Modified FoodsCan your body "absorb information" from lab-engineered fruits and vegetables?