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Phenomena: Coming Soon

Note: This post was updated in January 2013 On December 18, 2012, National Geographic became home to Phenomena, a new science salon hosted by the magazine, featuring some of the brightest stars in science writing. At launch, these include: Carl Zimmer: The Loom Ed Yong: Not Exactly Rocket Science Brian Switek: Laelaps Virginia Hughes: Only...

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