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Phil Jaekl is a writer with a scientific research background in cognitive neuroscience. He completed his PhD at York University in Toronto, and went on to research positions in Barcelona, Spain and Rochester, New York. His writing appears in The Atlantic, The Guardian and Wired, among others. Currently, his debut nonfiction book, Out Cold, about the history of using cold as a therapeutic tool, is available for pre-order. Phil lives in Tromsø, in Norway’s Arctic region.