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I am passionate about learning and experiencing new things, understanding first principles, and using my background as a science journalist to help people question their assumptions and make positive changes in their lives. 

My journalistic work has appeared in publications including The Best American Science WritingThe New York Times, Popular Science, O, The Oprah Magazine, The Los Angeles Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Washington Post Magazine, Parade, Salon, Slate, Men’s Journal, Self, Mother Jones, Health Magazine, and Outside, among others. (Check out the Clips page for samples.)

I travel nationwide speaking and leading workshops based on my latest book, How to Break Up With Your Phone, which is being published in 26 countries and translated into 18 languages. For more information, please visit the About page.



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