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
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Working
Dec. 18 2014 4:49 PM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 17 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked a middle school principal about his workday.