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Sky and Telescope is the premier magazine for people who are serious about amateur astronomy. It's also really good for those who want to learn more about astronomy in general. I have been a fan for a long, long time, so it was a thrill to be asked to write for them.


cover of May 2004 S&T issue My friend and editor Dave Tytell approached me at an astronomy meeting, asking if I'd like to write an article that would be a guide to gently debunking pseudoscience for amateur astronomers. I accepted gladly, and the result was "Pox Populi" (I will gloat; I made up that title and it's one of my favorites), published in the May 2004 issue. I really enjoyed writing the article, and I also thought the illustrations printed were perfect.

I have other ideas for them as well. Now I just need time to write them up and pitch them...



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