Alex is a freelance writer and photographer based in Savannah, Georgia. Look for her writing in the NEW YORK TIMES Styles section, THE NATION Art & Books vertical, THE DAILY BEAST science vertical, THE BELIEVER, THE BITTER SOUTHERNER, and elsewhere. 

She is the managing editor of BEING PATIENT, a science and news site focused on neurodegenerative diseases and brain health. 

 

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LAST STOP ON THE WAY TO THE COSMOS?

A Georgia county faces the gravity of the new space race: What goes up might come down nearby.

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Emmett Till was murdered, and his murderers were acquitted, in the Mississippi Delta 65 years ago. Commemorators still struggle with what’s history and what’s hearsay.

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