History writer for @SmithsonianMag. Author of The Last Voyageurs. More words @TheAtlantic, @NautilusMag, @mental_floss. Francophone, bibliophile, geeky person.

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Looking forward to visiting the Cleveland area for this event! If you can brave the snow and cold, come out for an evening of adventure!  https://twitter.com/LakewoodLibrary/status/952952354671874049 
Fascinating new research on how old manuscripts can offer surprising insight into the past—through proteins left behind on the pages. My latest for @SmithsonianMag  https://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/how-proteins-helped-scientists-read-between-lines-1630-plague-death-registry-180967811/ 
@WeiPoints What does three years younger even do, if you're over the age of 25??? Really not a whole lot of difference between 52 and 49 or 30 and 27.
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