Daniel Engber writes about science and culture for Slate, the New York Times Magazine and Wired, among others. He is the winner of the National Academies of Science Communication Award in 2012, and the Sex-Positive Journalism Award in 2008. He has been a guest on All Things Considered, Radiolab, Fox News and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and his work has been anthologized in the Best of Technology Writing series as well as Best of Slate: A 10th Anniversary Anthology. He’s also been really engaged in the discussion around the replication crisis in psychology and other fields, and has written some of the best stories for popular audiences on these issues.
June 5th, 2019 | 57 mins 2 secs
concussions, imposter syndrome, marathons, progress bar, replication crisis, science journalism, wind-chill factor
Journalist Daniel Engber joins Mickey and Yoel to talk about the evolving state of science journalism, including what he hopes are lasting improvements. He also talks about his own reporting on the replication crisis in psychology and concussions in sport.