Jessica Hullinger

Writes about: science

Jessica Hullinger is a freelance journalist living in Brooklyn. She likes to write about science, history, innovation, and life in NYC for such publications as mental_floss, Fast Company, and FORTUNE. Prior to going freelance in 2014, Jessica was Assistant News Editor at Fast Company, and before that she was TheWeek.com's Audience Development Manager, where she oversaw social media and traffic initiatives. Jessica has a soft spot for her home state of Indiana, an undying love for public radio, and an inexplicable obsession with archaeology.

List
17 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Bookstores
Animals
7 Behaviors That Prove Elephants Are Incredibly Smart
Animals
9 Feathery Facts About Peacocks
List
10 Confessions of Car Salesmen
List
10 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Hand Models
List
8 Psychological Tricks of Restaurant Menus
List
14 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Cruise Ship Workers
Science
6 Facts About Vantablack, the Darkest Material Ever Made
Science
Vantablack: A Material So Dark, You Can't See It
Animals
13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Dog Show Handlers
Live Smarter
11 Secrets of Life Coaches
List
13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Tattoo Artists
List
13 Secrets of Nurses
Live Smarter
9 Job-Finding Secrets From Headhunters
Movies
13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Movie and TV Extras
Travel
12 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Airports
Space
13 Tips for Stargazing From Astronomers
List
15 Secrets of Apple Store Employees
Food
8 Beloved Things That Aren't Disappearing (Despite What You've Read)
Technology
12 Secrets of Your Company's IT People
List
11 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of TV Meteorologists
List
16 Things You Might Not Know About Uber and Its Drivers
List
19 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of IKEA Employees
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19 Secrets of UPS Drivers
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21 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Mall Santas
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20 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of 9-1-1 Dispatchers
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13 Secrets of Amazon Warehouse Employees
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5 Signs Humans Are Still Evolving
Q&A
How to Put a Panda in the Mail
List
12 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of the Gym
Science
Are You a 'Pre-Crastinator'?
Science
Neanderthals Didn't Eat Rabbits. Was That a Big Mistake?
Music
Music Developed to Bring Us Together, Says New Study
Science
Why Do We Get Tip-of-the-Tongue Syndrome?
Science
Honeybees Trained to Sniff Out Drugs
Science
Laughing Helps You Learn, Babies (and Scientists) Say
Science
Modern Human's Great-Great-Grandparent May Have Been a Neanderthal
Science
Look West Tonight! Venus and Jupiter Are in the Process of "Converging"
Science
Cold Hard Cash May Be More Than a Metaphor
Weird Science
8 Futuristic Password Replacements (6 Use Your Body)
Science
Scientists: The 'Tortured Artist' Is a Real Thing
Science
Scientists Can Now Inject Electronics into the Brain With a Needle
Science
Awe May Make Us Kinder to Each Other
Weird Science
Endangered Sawfish Reproduce Through "Virgin Birth"
Science
Scientists Say We Can Smell Happiness
Big Question
Why Do We Pace When We're Thinking?
List
7 Unconventional Alarm Clocks
Animals
6 Animals That Are Rapidly Evolving
Animals
The Science of Why Pets Are Good for Kids
Animals
This Fish Makes Its Own Sunscreen
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