Kate Horowitz

Kate Horowitz is a science writer. She writes about pretty much everything, but especially likes to bring readers' attention to squishy, underrated organisms; chronic illness and disability; bodily functions; animal cognition; parasites; and the Moon. She lives in Washington, D.C., where she takes lots of walks and ogles other people's dogs.
5 Flashy Facts About Peacock Spiders
10 Animals Whose Poop Comes With Perks
14 Fantastic New Beasts and Where We Found Them in 2014
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Wax (But Were Afraid to Ask)
6 Things to Know About the Super Cute Quokka
Why Is Pee Yellow? (And Other Pressing Bladder Questions)
11 Unexpected Animal Accessories Designed for Experiments
A Guide to Pooping in the Galápagos Islands
5 Flashy Facts About Peacock Spiders
4 Types of Stones That Could Be Inside Your Body
10 Animals Whose Poop Comes With Perks
8 Adorable Animals That Are Surprisingly Violent
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