Jacopo della Quercia
Jacopo della Quercia

Jacopo della Quercia is a history writer and author of the upcoming adventure The Great Abraham Lincoln Pocket Watch Conspiracy.

History of Innovation
May 29 2014 8:48 AMAbraham Lincoln’s Steampunk PresidencyThe only commander-in-chief to hold a patent presided over one of the country’s most inventive periods.
  Slate Plus
Plus Roundups
May 21 2015 2:34 PM What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of May 18, curated by Slate writers and editors. 
  Health & Science
Family
May 22 2015 3:45 AM Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning In 10 percent of drownings, adults are nearby but have no idea the victim is dying. Here’s what to look for.