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CNN

The following is a small sample of articles I wrote as a writer/producer on staff at CNN Digital from 2008 to 2014:

Spain Moves to Correct 500-year-old ‘Error’ (June 14, 2014)

Religious OCD: ‘I’m Going to Hell’ (May 31, 2014)

Young Blood Makes Old Mice More Youthful (May 5, 2014)

How Your Brain Makes Moral Judgments (Mar. 27, 2014)

Meet a Higgs Boson — ‘God Particle’ — Detective (Dec. 14, 2013)

Inside CERN’s $10 Billion Collider (Dec. 8, 2013)

Voyager 1 Becomes First Human-made Object to Leave Solar System (Oct. 2, 2013)

How Poverty Might Change the Brain (June 13, 2013)

In Therapy? In Argentina, It’s the Norm (April 28, 2013)

How Particle Smasher and Telescopes Relate (Feb. 16, 2013)

His Other Car is on Mars (Aug. 6, 2012)

With Autism, No Longer Invisible (April 2, 2012)

The Foer Questions: Literary Wunderkind Turns 35 (Mar. 5, 2012)

Pieces of Crystal: Homeless and HIV-positive in Atlanta (Nov. 30, 2011)

Choosing Death Can be Like a ‘Birth,’ Advocates Say (Aug. 30, 2011)

AIDS in the 90s: ‘I Wasn’t Going to Die Miserably’ (June 1, 2011)

HIV in the ’80s: ‘People Didn’t Want to Kiss You on the Cheek’ (May 25, 2011)

On Pi Day, One Number ‘Reeks of Mystery’ (Mar. 12, 2010)

Parents of Suicide Find ‘Immediate Bond’ in Each Other (Mar. 9, 2010)

Pet Shop Boys Come Back With a Lot of ‘Love, Etc.’ (April 7, 2009)

Why Your Brain Can’t Always Make Good Decisions (Jan. 12, 2009)

Putting a Price on Procrastination (Dec. 30, 2008)

Colliding with Nature’s Best Kept Secrets (May 9, 2008)

More CNN Health blog posts

More CNN Light Years blog posts

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DISCOVER

Physicists Discover a ‘Quarky’ Quintet (Nov. 30, 2015)

Batteries Safe Enough to Eat (Apr. 30, 2015)

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GOOD

This 11-Year-Old Knows Way More About Mammoths Than You (Oct. 13, 2015)

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MARIE CLAIRE

‘I’m 33 and I’ve Never Been Kissed’ (May 26, 2016)

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MOTHERBOARD (VICE)

Peer Inside These Gemstones (June 26, 2017)

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NAUTILUS

How to Understand Extreme Numbers (Feb. 17, 2017)

The Rituals That Ward Off Bad Luck Arern’t Arbitrary (Jan. 10, 2017)

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NEW SCIENTIST

Your Inner Hoarder: Why Letting Go Is So Hard to Do (April 26, 2017)

The Big Bang Blip: Solving the Mystery of Why Matter Exists (May 20, 2015 – cover story)

English Speakers, You Stink at Identifying Smells (Mar. 25, 2015)

How Your Life Changes When You Win a Nobel Prize (Oct. 6, 2014)

I Won the Nobel Prize by Experimenting on Myself (Aug. 6, 2014)

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PRINCETON ALUMNI WEEKLY

Chris Hirata *05: Studying the Far Side of the Final Frontier (Nov. 7, 2018)

Economist Elizabeth E. Bailey *72 Looks Back on a Pioneering Career (Oct. 4, 2017)

Jamal Motlagh ’06 and Michael Zhang ’08, Custom Clothing Gurus (Sept. 21, 2016)

Bettina Korek ’00: Art and Life (May 13, 2015)

Essay: Forbes for Life (April 1, 2015)

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SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN

Chasing Copernicus in Poland (Dec. 7, 2018)

Blink and It’s Over: Short-Duration, High-Impact Experiences of 2017 (Dec. 27, 2017)

The Last Woman to Win a Physics Nobel (Sept. 26, 2017)

Scientists: Advertise Your Failures! (Sept. 25, 2017)

The Tao of Tau (June 27, 2017)

Don’t Read That Rave Review! Getting Off the Hedonic Treadmill (Aug. 25, 2016)

Commitment for Millennials: Is It Okay, Cupid? (Feb. 8, 2016)

Why Do We Use Pet Names in Relationships? (Feb. 12, 2015)

Vasopressin Emerges As Hormone of Interest in Autism Research (Sept. 11, 2015)

Science Museums Adapt In Struggle Against Creationist Revolution (July 12, 2007)

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SMITHSONIAN

Total Solar Eclipse 100 Years Ago Proved Einstein’s General Relativity (May 24, 2019)

What the Obsolete Art of Mapping the Skies on Glass Plates Can Still Teach Us (April 15, 2019)

The 17th-Century Astronomer Who Made the First Atlas of the Moon (Dec. 27, 2018)

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WALL STREET JOURNAL

Oil Prices Continue Upward March (Oct. 27, 2007)

Crude Slips Again, to $85.27 (Oct. 24, 2007)

Crude Falls on Stronger Dollar, Economic Worries (Oct. 23, 2007)

Oil Tests Another High, Falls on Supply Concern (Oct. 18, 2007)

Crude Sinks as Stock Rally (Oct. 2, 2007)

Crude Surges Past $85 (Oct. 15, 2007)

Crude-Oil Price Tops $83 On Surprising Supply Data (Oct. 12, 2007)

Oil Rebounds As U.S. Forecasts Rise in Demand (Oct. 10, 2007)

Demand Forecast Boosts Crude (Oct. 9, 2007)

Crude Rallies (Sept. 27, 2007)

Crude Falls Below $80 a Barrel (Sept. 26, 2007)

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