Writer and freelance science journalist
I am a writer and freelance science journalist based in Portland, Oregon. Previously, I was a staff editor at Scientific American, where I am now a contributing writer. I have also written for The New York Times Magazine, The NewYorker.com, Outside, Wired, New Scientist, Aeon, Nautilus, NOVA Next, The Awl, and McSweeney’s. Some of my work has been anthologized by the The Best American Science and Nature Writing series and Longform.com. I have an MA from New York University in Science, Health and Environmental Reporting and a Bachelors of Science from Tufts University.