Krishna Sharma, Assistant Social Media Manager, joined KHN in September 2021. Originally from Boston, he recently concluded an AAAS Mass Media Fellowship, during which he wrote environmental science stories for The Miami Herald. He recently earned his master’s in ecology from the University of Georgia and holds a Bachelor of Science from Boston University. He has published photography, poetry and journalism pieces as a freelancer. For his ecological research, he has gone from capturing monkeys in the Amazon rainforest and restoring coral reefs in Belize, to roaming the oil fields of Wyoming and co-leading climate change research for NASA.
Many so-called night people feel that, when it comes to society’s expectations about when the workday should start, they drew the short straw. Research shows that “night owls” are hard-wired to sleep later, yet 9-to-5 work schedules force them to battle their physiology and wake up early. Research also has shown that conventional timetables leave […]