Sarah Sloat

Science writer

Sarah Sloat appears in the following:

What to know before you try psychedelic ketamine therapy in New York City

Tuesday, October 24, 2023

While a growing number of NYC clinics claim to provide ketamine therapeutically, they can differ in approach, what they require of patients, vibes and safety.


Don’t call it a booster: What NYC should know about COVID vaccines this year

Wednesday, September 06, 2023

If you’ve had COVID-19 before and didn’t feel too bad, that’s not necessarily what will happen the next time you get sick because of new variants.


Counting Fireflies

Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Declining firefly populations and an effort to count those that remain.

Fireflies are under threat, so NY scientists are trying to count how many are left

Tuesday, August 22, 2023

There’s a movement underway to understand how imperiled firefly populations are and safeguard the charismatic beetle beloved for its bioluminescent abdomen.