My journalism and essays have appeared in The Atlantic, The Guardian, Wired, BBC, Popular Mechanics, Vice, Slate, The Baffler, Nautilus, The Awl, The Outline, Supercluster, and a few other places.


Selected Longform

Gravity, Gizmos, and a Grand Theory of Interstellar Travel
(Wired | 2020)

A Crashed Israeli Spacecraft Spilled Tardigrades on the Moon
(Wired | 2019)

The Last of the Peyoteros
(VICE Magazine | 2018)

The City of the Future is Hiding in the Arizona Desert
(Motherboard | 2017)

When the Internet Came to Everest
(Motherboard | 2016)

Cuba’s Bitcoin Evangelist
(Motherboard | 2015)

Conference Papers

Chomsky in the Cosmos: Lessons from neurolinguistics for the design of messages for extraterrestrial intelligence
International Astronautical Congress | 2019 | Washington, DC