I have covered technology, the defense establishment, media, and culture (among other things) for everyone from Fast Company to Wired to The New York Times and many more.
Crackpot authorities - Salon.com
From Wilhelm Reich to Julian Jaynes to H.W. Fowler, I sing of the brilliant, the ambitious and the just a bit mad.
The art of Don E. Knuth - Salon.com
Computing's philosopher king argues for elegance in programming -- and a Pulitzer Prize for the best written.
The science of invention - Salon.com
Can a theory cooked up by a Soviet labor camp survivor solve today's thorniest engineering problems -- and make the world a better place?
Counter-evolutionary - Salon.com
Baffled by the dumping of Darwin in the Sunflower State? Bone up on creationism and Kansas.
Falun Gong - Salon.com
What the religious leader who made China tremble has to say for himself.