Laura Spinney
Laura Spinney

Laura Spinney is a science journalist, novelist, and nonfiction writer based in Paris. Her latest book is Pale Rider: The Spanish Flu of 1918 and How It Changed the World.

Medical Examiner
Sept. 29 2017 7:42 AMWe Don’t Want to Know What Will Kill UsYears of data on genetic testing reveal that when given the option, most people want less information, not more.
New Scientist
Sept. 22 2013 7:00 AMSynesthesia SellsMarketers are using colors, scents, sounds, and other sensations to manipulate buyers.