The Real Science column explores current issues of science through books, articles, and interviews with scientists, science writers, and science aficionados. Readers will find references to books, articles, websites, blogs, and other commentary that can help them inform their students on popular science and other STEM topics and which they can use in their own classroom lesson plans. Real Science appears in February, June, October issues beginning in 2016.
Rebecca A. Hill is a librarian and freelance writer. She writes on library, literacy, and other education issues and has been published in the American Library Association’s Book Links, Middle Ground magazine, School Family Media, and other publications.