Jessica Hullinger is a freelance journalist living in Brooklyn. She likes to write about science, history, innovation, and life in NYC for such publications as Popular Science, Mental_Floss, Fast Company, and TheWeek.com. Prior to going freelance in 2014, Jessica was Assistant News Editor at Fast Company, and before that she was TheWeek.com's Audience Development Manager, where she oversaw social media and traffic initiatives. Jessica has a soft spot for her home state of Indiana, an undying love for public radio, and an inexplicable obsession with archaeology.
Fistbumps and germ-zapping robots: Inside the quest to make hospitals more hygienic