This was a nice holiday surprise for me: I was featured on the cover of Italy's Style magazine.
(Click on the cover to read the article)
The prior month it was Brad Pitt, and the month before that, Mick Jagger. Good company!
I hosted a BBC radio documentary to explore the imagination of one of Italy's foremost writers, Italo Calvino.
The author Will Self and I appeared on stage together to discuss life, death, and what makes good writing.
The shootings at Sandy Hook on December 14, 2012 sparked debate ranging from gun control to bulletproof windows. But the most fruitful approach may be to prioritize our discussion of mental illness.
Designing how we would like to experience our universe...
Sum was the only book of fiction in New Scientist magazine's selection of Best Books of 2009.
David has won the Science Educator Award from the Society of Neuroscience.
Want to know more about the inner workings of a neuroscience lab? Watch a video profile of David and his students on NOVA Science Now.