Weekly Geekery


Albert Einstein: When science and celebrity, story and physics collide.

Social media isn’t taking over book time, social media is taking over TV time, and that’s okay.

The science of capturing death in plaster.

Google writes poetry to its computer. Is it Chromebooketry?

Lyz's writing has been published in the New York Times Motherlode, Jezebel, Aeon, Pacific Standard, and others. Her book on midwestern churches is forthcoming from Indiana University Press. She has her MFA from Lesley and skulks about on Twitter @lyzl. Lyz is a member of The Rumpus Advisory Board and a full-time staff writer for the Columbia Journalism Review. More from this author →