Author: Seth Mnookin

A Jenny McCarthy Reader, Pt. 1: The birth of a star and an embrace of “Crystal Children”

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Today at 3pm: A live-chat with “Scatter, Adapt, and Remember” author/io9 editor Annalee Newitz

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Credibility in the Age of Twitter: A Town Hall on the Marathon Bombing this Wednesday at the Nieman Foundation

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Upcoming: Nate Silver and I talk politics, baseball, and more

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New York Times with most detailed account yet of MIT’s role in Swartz case

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MIT president asks for “a thorough analysis” of Aaron Swartz case

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Finding time for fun: The Sabeti Lab goes Gangnam Style

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We interrupt this extended absence: Tonight only, The Panic Virus at Skeptics in the Pub, Harvard Square

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The state of science writing, circa 2012: The summer of our discontent, made glorious by the possibilities of our time

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