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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CrossFit Versus Yoga: Choose a Side

How a workout becomes a social identity

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Is Technology Making Us Better Storytellers?

The minds behind House of Cards and The Moth weigh in.

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A Short Film That Skewers Hollywood

A studio executive concocts an animated blockbuster. Who cares about the story?

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In Online Dating, Everyone's a Little Bit Racist

The co-founder of OKCupid shares findings from his analysis of millions of users' data.

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What Is a Sandwich?

We're overthinking sandwiches, so you don't have to.

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Let's Talk About Not Smoking

Why does smoking maintain its allure? James Hamblin seeks the wisdom of a cool person.

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