Terry Greene Sterling
Terry Greene Sterling

Terry Greene Sterling likes to write about people who live right next door, in hidden worlds. She immersed herself in the closed communities of Arizona's undocumented immigrants and their tormentors to write Illegal: Life and Death in Arizona's Immigration War Zone. Sterling is writer in residence at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University. Her stories have appeared in the Daily Beast, Newsweekthe Washington Postthe AtlanticRolling StoneHigh Country News, and other magazines and newspapers. Follow her on Twitter at @tgsterling.

Science
July 30 2013 6:00 AMFire in the Hole!Machine guns, cannons, drones, exploding fish monsters, and a surprising cast of characters at Arizona’s Big Sandy Shoot.
  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.