Hazel Barton
Hazel Barton

Hazel Barton is a professor of microbiology and geology at University of Akron and co-star of the 2001 IMAX film Journey Into Amazing Caves.

Future Tense
Sept. 30 2013 11:23 AMSpelunking for DrugsCave exploration could help fight a major medical problem.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
Sept. 1 2015 12:20 PM Does Contraception Reduce Abortions? The relationship is surprisingly ambiguous—until you look at the best evidence.