Erik Vance
Erik Vance

Erik Vance is a science writer based in Mexico City. His feature on fishing in the Sea of Cortez was in the August issue of Harper's magazine.

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Dec. 29 2013 11:35 PMCocaine Is EvilThe gruesomeness of the drug trade rivals any atrocities in history.
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July 25 2013 7:38 AMThe Most Dangerous Volcano in North AmericaFamily, friends, trust me: Not everything in Mexico is scary.
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Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.