Kyle Hill
Kyle Hill

Kyle Hill writes for Scientific American’s Overthinking It blog and has contributed to Wired, Popular Science, and other publications. You can follow him on Twitter.

Medical Examiner
June 14 2013 8:38 AMWhy Can’t Anyone Recognize Superman?The neurological explanation for why the Daily Planet staff falls for the lousy Clark Kent disguise.
Brow Beat
May 29 2013 12:21 PMCould Khan Really Crush a Human Skull With His Bare Hands?
  Slate Plus
Plus Roundups
March 5 2015 11:29 AM What We Like Right Now Our favorite picks for the week of March 2, curated by Slate writers and editors.
  Health & Science
Medical Examiner
March 6 2015 8:08 AM The Man Who Discovered Thiamin Today, we take vitamin B1 for granted. But it took a horrible, wasting disease—and lots and lots of chickens—for scientists to discover it.