Posts by Alison Motluk

Alison Motluk is a former staff writer for New Scientist and a regular contributor to CBC Radio One’s Quirks and Quarks. She won a National Magazine Award for her 2011 Walrus feature, “A Political Meltdown.”


A Feverish Debate

Are common bacterial infections making children mentally ill?


A Political Meltdown

For decades, Canada has been a world leader in the production of medical isotopes. So why did the government announce that it was dumping the entire program?


The Human Egg Trade

How Canada’s fertility laws are failing donors, doctors, and parents