Maggie Koerth-Baker is a journalist and the science editor at the award-winning blog BoingBoing.net. Fascinated by a wide range of scientific research, she's written about everything from the developmental psychology of humans and animals, to Midwestern farmers making use of locally produced energy resources. Her work has been published in magazines and on websites, including Discover, Popular Science, National Geographic News, and Scientific American. She's currently working on a book about the future of energy in the United States. Starting with the early steps Americans are now taking toward changing the way we make, distribute, and think about energy, the book will focus on the trends and lessons that will shape the world of tomorrow.