The Ghost CommunePublished by Aeon Magazine.
"Unplugging from the electrical grid was relatively easy. What we didn't realize was that we needed the human grid, too." A personal reflection on my 15 years living off the grid in rural Colorado.
The Mysterious Reappearance of the White-Bottomed BeePublished by High Country News.
A Western species that crashed in the 1990s may be making a comeback in Washington and Colorado.
A Portrait of Immortality, FadedPublished by The New Yorker.
The eerie beauty and uncertain future of daguerreotypes. Also: watch a daguerreotype slideshow here.
The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2013Published by Houghton Mifflin.
My Scientific American story "Which Species Will Live?" is included in the 2013 edition of this great anthology, edited this year by Siddhartha Mukerjee.