Sarah Kaufman

Sarah is a news reporter at Vocativ's New York office. She just went to Medill for a journalism master's and specializes in the Russian beat. Her first AOL screenname was PrfctPtch4 because she has perfect pitch.
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HEALTH
The Dad Bod Is A Real Scientific Thing

Does the internet sensation called "dad bod" actually exist? The New York Times scoured through body statistics and found that it totally does. If ever

Posted: 05/21/15 09:53 EDT
FUN
A World Map By Leaders’ Hair Color

Ever wonder want to see the world mapped by the hair color of each country's leader? You're in luck. Dadaviz Research was curious about the state

Posted: 05/21/15 09:00 EDT
HEALTH
Food Pyramid Gets A Makeover in Australia

A nutrition nonprofit in Australia has reinvented the food pyramid—and it looks nothing like the traditional one generations around the world grew up with. The new Aussie

Posted: 05/19/15 09:02 EDT
TV&MOVIES
Mad Men’s Menagerie Of Feminists

"There's just as many different kinds of feminism as there are women in the world," Kathleen Hanna, lead singer of the riot grrrl band Bikini

Posted: 05/15/15 11:24 EDT
HEALTH
House Passes Late-Term Abortion Ban

UPDATE: With a vote of 242-184, House Republicans successfully passed a bill Wednesday that would ban abortions after 20 weeks, with some exceptions.  The Republican-controlled

Posted: 05/13/15 16:58 EDT
TRAVEL
Combing Through Causes Of The Amtrak Crash

Investigators combing through the wreckage of derailed Amtrak train 188 announced Wednesday that they planned to look at track conditions, signals, mechanics and human performance in assessing the cause of

Posted: 05/13/15 14:15 EDT
CRIME

How To Join An Outlaw Biker Gang

James King
HEALTH

Nearly 20% Of Female College Freshmen Are Victims Of Rape

Joshua A. Krisch
SCIENCE

Suicide Rates Among Black Kids Have Skyrocketed

Joshua A. Krisch
CRIME

Clearing The Rape Kit Backlog Is Fraught With Obstacles

Abigail Tracy
SCIENCE

USDA's New GMO Labels Fly In The Face Of Science

Joshua A. Krisch
SCIENCE

These Robotic Arms Can Sew Skin Onto A Grape

Jonathan Sanger
DRUGS

Aerial Spraying Cocaine Plants Is Not Only Deadly, It's Inefficient

James King
LGBT

Gay Traffic Lights Get Little Love From Vienna's Far Right

Luke Malone