Sharon was a regular contributor to the National Geographic News      

    Service, a wire service that partnered with the New York Times

    Syndicate to produce science news and features to for national and

    international syndication.  

   WILDLIFE CONSERVATION

   RALLYING TO PROTECT U.S. ANTELOPE MIGRATION ROUTE

 

    INTERBREEDING THREATENS RARE SPECIES, EXPERTS SAY

 

    CONSERVATIONISTS FIGHT TO SAVE HARPY EAGLES

 

    OWLS FACE SPOTTED FUTURE

 

    RAINFOREST EXPERT SAVES HIS AMAZON “NEIGHBORHOOD”

 

    COSTA RICA’S PROBLEM CROCS RETURN AFTER REMOVAL

 

    ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES

    “DIRTY FISHING” EMPTYING OCEANS

 

    CHINA’S TASTE FOR TURTLE FUELS ASIAN CRISIS

 

    NEW JERSEY PLAN TO LIFT BEAR HUNT SPURS PROTESTS   

 

    BELIZE DAM FIGHT HEATS UP AS COURT PREPARES TO RULE

 

    LIGHT POLLUTION TAKING A TOLL ON WILDLIFE

 

    CLIMATE

    ASIAN POLLUTION CLOUD CHANGING CLIMATE, STUDY SAYS

 

    EARTH SCIENCE    

    HOW MELTING GLACIERS MOVE: CRACKING THE MYSTERY 

 

    ENVIRONMENTAL TOXINS

    ARCTIC LIFE THREATENED BY TOXIC CHEMICALS    

 

    MYSTERIOUS KENYA FLAMINGO DIE-OFFS TIED TO TOXINS

 

    DOLPHIN MYSTERY: WHAT’S KILLING FIRSTBORN CALVES?

 

    TOXINS ACCUMULATE IN ARCTIC PEOPLE, ANIMALS

 

    LOONS SOUND ALARM ON MERCURY CONTAMINATION

 

    TECHNOLOGY/BIOTECH

    SATELLITES SPY ON THE LIVES OF GREAT WHITE SHARKS

 

    HI-TECH BAT DETECTOR SHEDS LIGHT ON SHADOWY SPECIES

 

    BIOTECH THE LATEST DEFENSE IN ANIMAL EXTINCTION FIGHT

 

    NEW AVIAN DATABASE TO HELP IN BIRD SPECIES SURVIVAL

 

    RESEARCH

    PHEROMONE IN URINE SPURS MATING IN ELEPHANTS

 

    CULTURE

    SCARIFICATION: ANCIENT BODY ART LEAVING NEW MARKS

 

    FOR MOST PEOPLE, EATING BUGS IS ONLY NATURAL

 

    RATS RULE AT INDIAN TEMPLE

 

    PAINTED PAST: BORNEO’S TRADITIONAL TATOOS

 

    HAITI: POSSESSED BY VOODOO

 

    ADVENTURE

    ON TV: “SURVIVING EVEREST” TELLS OF TRIUMPH, TRAGEDY

 

    DISEASE 

    CHOLERA: TRACKING THE FIRST TRULY GLOBAL DISEASE

 

    ASTRONOMY

    DIGITAL STAR SURVEY FINDS STAR BELT AROUND MILKY WAY