ByJane Van Susteren

Jane Van Susteren is a California botanist, ecologist, and virtual xenobiologist. She's pretty sure that last one is entirely made up.

  1. As The Toast searches for its one true Gal Scientist, we will be running a ton of wonderful one-off pieces by female scientists of all shapes and sizes and fields and education levels, which we are sure you will enjoy. They’ll live here, so you can always find them. Most recently: The Drop-Off. Ed. note: This one is a little butcher and more science-y, but I feel like I learned a lot! And there are…