Weekly Geekery


There is a looming rift in science journalism.

Also, a looming rift in journalism journalism.

Letting the robots take over.

Brains are not computers.

Death, plutonium, and our nuclear history.

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 →