Charlotte Hu, Assistant Technology Editor at Popular Science

Charlotte Hu

Assistant Technology Editor


  • Fascinated by systems small and large, from the chain of chemical reactions that power our cells to the tangle of wires and waves that power our internet. 
  • Has reported on neuroscience, cancer biology, aging, drugs, hospitals and healthcare systems, biotechnology startups, computers, internet culture, data science, social media, and robots. 
  • Trained in photojournalism, portrait photography, Adobe Premiere and Lightroom. 

Favorite weird science fact

Crabs have a highly coveted body shape among underwater critters, so much that un-crab-like crustaceans have evolved into a crab form at least five separate times.

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