Deputy Editor of WIRED Magazine

Guest Bio

Adam Rogers runs WIRED’s science vertical and edits feature stories, primarily on science but also on geek pop culture. Rogers’ feature “The Angels’ Share,” a detective story about a mysterious fungus that lives on whiskey fumes, won the 2011 AAAS Kavli Science Journalism Award for magazine writing. Rogers was a writer and correspondent for WIRED Science, which aired on PBS in 2007. Prior to joining WIRED, Rogers was a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and before that he was a writer and reporter at Newsweek. Rogers is the author of the New York Times best seller Proof: The Science of Booze.