One year ago today
76 things banned in the Bible, most of which are punishable by death: Tumblr listing things banned in Leviticus, the banny-est of all scriptures.
Five years ago today
R.I.P. Bettie Page: 2008 has been a brutal year for some of the icons of my Southern California adolescence.
Ten years ago today
Epidemiology meets Six Degrees: Use informal surveys to identify the highly connected individuals who are likely to be super-spreaders of illness, then vaccinate them.
I write books. My latest is a YA science fiction novel called Homeland (it's the sequel to Little Brother). More books: Rapture of the Nerds (a novel, with Charlie Stross); With a Little Help (short stories); and The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow (novella and nonfic). I speak all over the place and I tweet and tumble, too.