Ed Yong

CLSC Author, I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life

Ed Yong is an award-winning science writer who reports for The Atlantic and whose blog, “Not Exactly Rocket Science” is published as part of the National Geographic blog network. His writing has appeared in Nature, Scientific American, Slate, The Guardian, The New Yorker and The New York Times. For his work, Yong has received the National Academies Communication Award from the National Academy of Sciences; the National Union of Journalist’s Stephen White Award; and the Best Science Blog from the Association of British Science Writers for “Not Exactly Rocket Science.”