I'm a science writer
, author of several popular science books for general readers. I also have my own blog at Scientific American, Cocktail Party Physics
. Most recent books: "Me, Myself and Why: Searching for the Science of Self," coming out January 28, 2014, and "The Calculus Diaries: How Math Can Help You Lose Weight, Win in Vegas, and Survive a Zombie Apocalypse" (2010).