Beth Mole /

Senior Health Reporter

Beth is Ars Technica’s Senior Health Reporter. Beth has a Ph.D. in microbiology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and attended the Science Communication program at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She specializes in covering infectious diseases, public health, and microbes. Before joining Ars in 2015, she wrote for publications including Nature, Science, The Scientist, The Chronicle of Higher Education, and Science News.