Peter Aldhous

Peter Aldhous got his break in journalism in 1989 as a reporter for Nature in London, fresh from a PhD in animal behavior at the University of Nottingham. Later he worked as European correspondent for Science, as news editor for New Scientist, and chief news & features editor with Nature, before moving to California in 2005 to become New Scientist’s San Francisco bureau chief. In February 2015, after a spell working freelance, he joined the new science desk at BuzzFeed News.

People are animals, too

The human brain is special, just not that special