Maryn McKenna

Maryn McKenna blogs for Wired and is the author of Superbug and Beating Back the Devil.

Food
Dec. 28 2012 8:15 AMThe Father of the Chicken NuggetRobert C. Baker was a poultry savant. But his contribution to fast food has been erased from the history books.
Pandemics
Dec. 21 2012 11:14 AMDengue, aka “Breakbone Fever,” Is BackThe vicious virus has re-established itself in the South, and mosquitoes are carrying it north.