Sara Hendren

Sara Hendren is an artist, researcher, and writer based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She edits Abler and lectures at the Rhode Island School of Design.

  • An Ethics for the Future of Genetic Testing

    An Ethics for the Future of Genetic Testing

    As testing becomes more advanced, how should expecting parents weigh the information they have about a fetus with the information they don't?

  • The White Cane as Technology

    A conversation with scholar Georgina Kleege about what her cane tells her, how tech designers should think about visual impairments, and why "bluetooth shoes for the blind" are a terrible idea

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Juice Cleanses: The Worst Diet

A doctor tries the ever-popular Master Cleanse. Sort of.

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Why Did I Study Physics?

Using hand-drawn cartoons to explain an academic passion

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What If Emoji Lived Among Us?

A whimsical ad imagines what life would be like if emoji were real.

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Living Alone on a Sailboat

"If you think I'm a dirtbag, then you don't understand the lifestyle."

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The Future of Iced Coffee

Are artisan businesses like Blue Bottle doomed to fail when they go mainstream?

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