Jeff Wise
Jeff Wise

Jeff Wise is a New York-based magazine writer and author of the Kindle Single The Plane That Wasn't There: Why We Haven't Found MH370 and the book Extreme Fear: The Science of Your Mind in Danger. A contributing editor at Travel + Leisure, he specializes in aviation, adventure, and psychology. He tweets as @ManvBrain and blogs at JeffWise.net.

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March 26 2015 7:30 PMThe 2013 Airplane Crash That Is Eerily Similar to the Germanwings Tragedy
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June 17 2014 8:23 AMMy MH370 Mea CulpaHow I went wrong in my analysis of the missing airliner.
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April 18 2014 12:03 PMData Doesn’t Lie?The fuzzy math behind the search for MH370.
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March 25 2014 8:25 PMThe Evidence That Flight MH370 Crashed Isn’t Wreckage. It’s Math.
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March 21 2014 11:49 AMMH370 and the Sea of Uncertainty
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March 18 2014 6:03 PMA “Startlingly Simple Theory” About the Missing Airliner is Sweeping the Internet. It’s Wrong.
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March 15 2014 6:24 PMWhy I Think It’s Very Possible That the Missing Airliner Is in Central Asia
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March 14 2014 6:39 PMIf the Missing Plane Isn’t in the Indian Ocean, Where Could It Be Now?
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March 12 2014 3:24 PMHow to Disappear a JetlinerWhat has happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is unlike anything we’ve known before.
Foreigners
Dec. 7 2012 11:20 AMIs John McAfee Crazy?Or is he just pulling off his greatest publicity stunt yet?
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Dec. 29 2014 4:21 PMWhy Do Planes Keep Disappearing?With AirAsia 8501, a storm could have been the cause. With Malaysia Airlines 370, we still don’t know.
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June 9 2014 12:00 AMWhere the Missing Plane WentThree months after MH370 vanished, we finally understand the clues that reveal its fate.
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March 31 2014 7:06 PMTwo Steps Forward, Two Steps Back in Missing Airliner Search
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March 21 2014 3:53 PMNew Information Narrows Missing Airliner’s Flight Path
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March 20 2014 10:46 AMMissing Airliner Debris Believed Spotted. But Answers Could Still Be Years Away.
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March 17 2014 5:30 PMWhy Didn’t the Missing Airliner’s Passengers Phone for Help?
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March 15 2014 7:29 AMMissing Airliner Apparently Flew to Central Asia. Could the Passengers Still Be Alive?
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March 13 2014 4:52 PMCould the Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane Have Been Stolen?
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Jan. 9 2013 7:45 AMAbout That Overpopulation ProblemResearch suggests we may actually face a declining world population in the coming years.
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Aug. 3 2015 11:48 AM Behind the Year of Outrage  Here’s how Slate tracked down everything we were angry about in 2014.