Kitta Mac Pherson

Science Writer, Former Science Editor of The Star-Ledger of Newark
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Feb 15, 2017
Aldous Huxley, Where are You?

Aldous Huxley, Where are You? I knew this day was coming. I had to. As a science journalist, I have covered many of the major milestones in modern molecular biology. And there have been some doozies. Standing in the East Room of the White House, …

May 1, 2016
Lost Worlds

Lost Worlds My Ireland-born, paternal grandmother, Evelyn Mae Dwyer MacPherson, with my father, John “Bud” MacPherson. Evelyn died of pneumonia two years after this photo was taken. (New York, New York, photo circa 1925) For much of the 20thCentury, …

Mar 2, 2016
Kanye and Grief

Kanye and Grief By Kitta MacPherson Kanye West may be the most misunderstood celebrity alive. This groundbreaking, wildly successful producer-singer-songwriter is back in the news for reports of public appearances marked by unpredictable behavior and …