Journalist covering how people use science, markets & serendipity to test new ideas. Write for Scientific American, IEEE Spectrum, The Economist & others. I’m based in Oaxaca, Mexico, and Madrid, Spain, and can be reached on +52 19511627056, +34 681233227, or by email at

I’ve been a full-time freelance journalist since 2007, with short breaks to intern at Nature and play archaeologist. Before that I studied astrophysics at Harvard and spent a few summers writing for the Let’s Go travel guidebooks.

Along the way I’ve:

…and written a LinkedIn profile.

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