Berly McCoy

Berly McCoy is a freelance science writer and media producer based in Northwest Montana covering biology, chemistry, food and the environment. Her work has appeared in Scientific American, PBS NewsHour, NPR, Hakai and elsewhere. Find her on Twitter at @travlinscientst.
Who’s afraid of who?

Mountain lions fear and avoid humans—even more so than we fear them. Researchers have now calculated the cost of that fear: drastically reduced home ranges