Print/Web Media

January 25, 2017 – Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
(article is in German)
Viewed from the outside, man is an outlier

January 23, 2017 – Cleveland Museum of Natural History press release
article by Patrick Evans
Scientists discover large extinct otter

November 2016 – National Academies Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences Newsletter
BBCSS Member Spotlight – Nina Jablonski

August 8, 2016 – The Chautauquan Daily
article by Samantha Ickes
Are you a couch potato? Blame evolution, says Nina Jablonski

August 2, 2016 – BBC Earth
article by Melissa Hogenboom
Our weird lack of hair may be the key to our success

June 2016 – SonntagsZeitung
article by Anke Fossgreen (in German)
Gesunde Bräune gibt es nicht (trans. Healthy tan does not exist)

June 27, 2016 – The Washington Post
Speaking of Science, article by Sarah Caplan
Dear Science: Why aren’t apes evolving into humans?

November 18, 2015 – Penn State Research News
article by David Pacchioli
The Sepia Rainbow: The Fascinating Story of Human Skin

July 3, 2015 – University of Cape Town Newsroom
press release by Riana Geldenhuys
Vitamin D supplementation might slow down HIV progression – UCT study

July 2, 2015 – Nautilus
article by Steve Paulson
About Your Skin: What you should know about your body’s biggest organ

June 15, 2015 – Penn State News
article by A’ndrea Elyse Messer
Vitamin D status related to immune response to HIV-1

April 20, 2015 – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
article by Mark Roth
Research Shows Our Skin Color is the Evolutionary Gateway to Vitamin D

November 21, 2014 – Science
article by Ann Gibbons
Shedding Light on Skin Color

November 20, 2014 – Nature
Issue 14: Mutations, article by Jessica Seigel
Skin colour: No hiding in the dark

June 5, 2014 – Nautilus
article by Sujata Gupta
America is Getting the Science of Sun Exposure Wrong

April 7, 2014 – WNYC
Micropolis, article by Emily Botein
The Dark Side of Fair Skin

March 10, 2014 – Science NOW
article by Michael Balter
New Diet, Sexual Attraction May Have Spurred Europeans’ Lighter Skin

February 3, 2014 – BBC News Magazine
article by Laurence Cawley
People always say the same thing about tattoos

January 2014 – Edge
What Scientific Idea is Ready for Retirement? – Race

September 25, 2013 – The Daily Beast
Changing Western Beauty Ideals

May 4, 2013 – CNN
Light Years, article by Kelly Murray
Skin Color is ‘Bone Deep’

March 15, 2013 – CNN
Light Years, article by Kelly Murray
You Could Have Been a Furry Beast

September 19, 2011 – WIE Blog
interview with Melissa Garcia, Skin Deep

September 16, 2011 – Science in Society
interview with Beth Herbert, Evolving Skin

January 9, 2007 – New York Times
article by Claudia Dreifus, Always Revealing, Human Skin is an Anthropologist’s Map

July 20, 2009 – TED Blog
interview with Shanna Carpenter, Q & A with Nina Jablonski: Society and Skin

September 4, 2007 – New York Times
article by Natalie Angier, A Supple Casing, Prone to Damage

April 17, 2007 – New York Times
article by Natasha Singer, Defy Another Day

Leave a Reply