Ben Mirin

Ben Mirin is the project coordinator for Slate Custom. He is a producer, field ornithologist, and musician living in Brooklyn. Follow him on Twitter.

Wild Things
April 10 2014 10:56 AMThese Zebra Finches Play Les Paul Guitars, for Art
Slate Picks
March 17 2014 11:00 AMLions and Hippos and Jellyfish, Oh MyThe best animal stories in books, articles, and movies, from Slate’s Wild Things writers.
Wild Things
Jan. 28 2014 3:51 PMHypnotizing Videos Trace Birds’ Flight Patterns
Wild Things
Oct. 29 2013 11:47 AMNicolas Cage Should Stop Collecting Dinosaur Fossils
Video
March 21 2014 7:00 AMThe Beatboxer’s PlaybookHow to tell the art from the noise.
Future Tense
Feb. 21 2014 5:34 PMThis Might Be the Most Surprising Use of WhatsApp
Wild Things
Jan. 20 2014 12:00 AMScientifically Accurate Animal Superheroes Couldn’t Save Us From Anything
  News & Politics
Politics
Jan. 28 2015 2:33 PM When Jeb Bush and Bill Belichick Were High School Classmates The young Jeb wasn’t always straitlaced. There were his Andover years, when he and classmates (like the future Patriots head coach) cut loose.