Hear actress Emily Blunt read the story "The Cast" from Sum.
In 2011, I posted about my scanning of a 3,000 year old mummy, Neskhons. Now, by analyzing the data in several different ranges of electron density, I've found something unexpected: inside the mummy's torso are 4 small funerary amulets.
Why do groups of people inflict violence on unarmed neighbors? (Germany, Rwanda, Darfur, Nanking....). Here's the neuroscience point of view.
I hosted a BBC radio documentary to explore the imagination of one of Italy's foremost writers, Italo Calvino.
Sum was selected as Book of the Week by both The Guardian newspaper and The Week newsmagazine.
Sum was the only book of fiction in New Scientist magazine's selection of Best Books of 2009.
Listen to an interview on BBC's Today Programme regarding the new iPad book Why the Net Matters.