Understanding the Monsters of Myth Through a Rare Genetic Disorder

by Paige Hauke figures by Daniel Utter Myths play a fundamental role in explaining the seemingly unexplainable. From Greek and Egyptian gods to Bigfoot and Nessie, we search for meaning in the world and find it in stories. As our scientific understanding of the world grows, though, we take less and less meaning from these grandiose tales. However, we can use science alongside storytelling to enhance … Continue reading Understanding the Monsters of Myth Through a Rare Genetic Disorder