Richard Stone is the senior science editor for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Tangled Bank Studios, where he oversees science content for documentaries and other nonfiction productions and manages media partnerships. He joined Science as a staff writer in 1991 and served as its international news editor until April 2018.


As sustained high-level diplomacy with North Korea unfolds, the Korean Peninsula may well be on the cusp of momentous change, including in its potential science cooperation with international partners.