Monday, May 5, 2014
New articles + new book + an interview with me
I'll start with the latest "Extinction Countdown" articles for Scientific American:
Giant Otters Damned by Giant Hydroelectric Dams
Sea Turtle Hatchlings Saved by LED Lights Funded by Deepwater Horizon Fines
Next up, two science-news articles for Mother Nature Network:
Half of Americans are living with dangerous levels of air pollution
We finally know why the 1918 influenza pandemic killed 50 million people
And then there's this article for TakePart:
You'll Never Believe How Many Animals This University Used in Lab Tests Last Year
That's everything from the "written by me" category, but here's an article about writing that features an interview with me and a lot of other talented science writers:
Nailing the nut graf
Finally this week, here's the latest LORE anthology on which I served as an associate editor. There are great SF, Horror and Fantasy stories within these pages, so I hope you'll check it out.
That's it for this past week. This coming week could see a couple of new features by me, unless they turn up next week, in which case ignore that last statement. Follow me on Twitter for links to headlines and other goodies as they go live!