Theresa Fisher
Theresa Fisher

Theresa writes for ScienceMic. A Brooklyn-based journalist, she likes to write about health, human and animal behavior, and justice. Her work has appeared on, JJIE, and The

Feb. 27, 2015

What You Should Know Before Using a Standing Desk

Can a standing desk really solve all your health problems?

Feb. 25, 2015

The Psychological Case for Talking in the Third Person

LeBron might be onto something big.
Feb. 18, 2015

9 Everyday Situations Way Filthier Than The Subway

Just hold the pole.
Feb. 17, 2015
Feb. 12, 2015

Science Shows Your Dog Knows More About You Than You Thought

And possibly better than your best friend does
Feb. 11, 2015

This 'Silent Epidemic' Affects 1 in 5 Americans — and One Scientist May Have the Solution

So why aren't more researchers on board?

Feb. 5, 2015
Feb. 1, 2015
Jan. 22, 2015

How to Make Your Date Think You're Hilarious, According to Science

Being a riot ain't easy, but it is possible.
Jan. 20, 2015

Science Finally Explains Why Some People Talk So Much Faster Than Everybody Else

For everyone who's every been told: You talk really fast.
Jan. 15, 2015

The Surprising Way Scientists Want to Save Shelter Pets

There is such a thing as too many dogs.

Jan. 13, 2015

The Untold Cost of Discrimination We're Passing on to Our Kids

Let's not get it from our mommas.
Jan. 12, 2015
Jan. 8, 2015

Science Has Discovered the Greatest Therapist of All

And he's such a good boy!
Jan. 7, 2015

Here's How to Outsmart the Gym During the Busiest Time of the Year

Using the most of your brain to get the most of your brawn.

Dec. 30, 2014

Why Hangovers May Actually Be One of Science's Biggest Mysteries

Pass the Advil and turn down the sun.
Dec. 29, 2014

Here's What Everyone Gets Wrong About Pit Bulls

They're the most misunderstood dog.
Dec. 24, 2014

Studies Show That People Who Doodle Have an Advantage Over the Rest of Us

Your scribbles are actually helping you in big ways.
Dec. 23, 2014