Joseph Polidoro

Joseph Polidoro is a Sarasota, Florida-based independent science writer. His work has appeared in Scientific American and Science News.

Joseph Polidoro

The Hope and Hype of Fusion Energy, Explained

Advances in the potential energy source may not be about electricity, at least at first.

The Health Risks of Microplastics, Explained

They are likely harmful, but we need more data.

AI Energy Use, Explained

All we’re doing with artificial intelligence takes power—a lot of it.