Shown here, Asterina miniata, also called bat star, and orange cup corals on Santa Cruz Island, part of the Channel Islands off the coast of Southern California. Less «
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Before becoming managing editor, Jeanna served as a reporter for Live Science and SPACE.com for about three years. Previously she was an assistant editor at Scholastic's Science World magazine. Jeanna has an English degree from Salisbury University, a Master's degree in biogeochemistry and environmental sciences from the University of Maryland, and a science journalism degree from New York University.