Greg is the San Francisco, California, news correspondent for Science. He focuses on neuroscience and other areas of biological, behavioral, and social science. As a 2005 Rosalynn Carter Fellow for Mental Health Journalism, he traveled to Sri Lanka, India, and Hong Kong to report a series of articles on the challenges of treating mental illness in developing countries.
After majoring in zoology at Duke University, Greg earned a Ph.D. in neuroscience at Stanford University before realizing he couldn't spend the rest of his life in a lab. After completing the science writing program at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and interning at New Scientist magazine in London, Greg joined the Science news staff in 2002. You can follow him on twitter @dosmonos.