Douglas Main
Douglas Main

Douglas Main writes about science and related topics for He has written about a wide variety of topics for the New York Times Green Blog, Popular Mechanics, and Discover Magazine, among others. He received an M.A. in journalism from New York University and studied biology and English literature at Washington University in St. Louis. He lives in New York City.

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May 6 2015 5:29 PM The Slate Archives Podcast: “My Husband’s Other Wife”  June Thomas tells us about her favorite Slate piece.
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May 6 2015 2:11 PM Nicholas Kristof Is Not Smarter Than an Eighth-Grader American kids are actually doing decently in math and interpretation, but he’s not.