Sam Zlotnik is a science writer, ecologist, and evolutionary biologist. He wrote for Smithsonian as part of the 2022 Mass Media Fellowship from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
Sam has a B.S. and M.S. in biology, a B.A. in psychology, and is completing a Ph.D. in ecology at the University of Florida. Their Ph.D. research focuses on feeding behavior and mouthpart development in leaf-footed bugs.
You can contact Sam via email or Twitter.