Jennifer Kahn

New York Times Magazine | January 2020
By altering the DNA of certain species, gene drive technology might help eliminate malaria, stave off extinctions, and more. When will humanity decide to unleash it?
New York Times Magazine | March 2018
As the list of endangered animals worldwide grows ever longer, do we need to let some disappear?
New York Times Magazine | January 2016
A new approach to self-improvement is taking off in Silicon Valley: cold, hard rationality.
New York Times Magazine | November 2015
A new gene-editing tool might create an ethical morass - or it might make revising nature seem natural.
New York Times Magazine | September 2013
If everybody knows that test scores and grades aren't the keys to success, how do we teach, and measure, the things that are?
New York Times Magazine | May 2012
Can You Call a 9-Year-Old a Psychopath?
The New Yorker | July 2011
A digital pioneer questions what technology has wrought.
The New Yorker | November 2010
Can Alberto Salazar Straighten Out American Distance Running?
Outside | October 2009
Scott Macartney's Comeback.
The New Yorker | September 2008
The Complicated Death of a 9-11 Hero.