Writer and Correspondent, North Carolina
Andrew Lawler is the author of Under Jerusalem (2021), as well as Why Did the Chicken Cross the World? (2014) and The Secret Token (2018). A contributing writer for Science and a contributing editor for Archaeology, his work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post and National Geographic, among others. He lives in North Carolina.
Unearthing David’s city
Archaeologist Eilat Mazar dug with a spade in one hand and a Bible in the other. Should her theories be taken seriously?
Ecology and environmental sciences
Chicken of tomorrow
How a massive breeding contest turned a rarely eaten backyard bird into the technological marvel that feeds the world