Ann Finkbeiner

    Ann Finkbeiner is a freelance science writer who usually writes about astronomy and physics and who runs a small, jewel-like graduate program in science writing at The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University. She's written three books: "After the Death of a Child," "The Jasons," and "A Grand and Bold Thing." And she's proud co-owner of a science blog, The Last Word on Nothing. Really, when you're done here, go read it.