Nicholas Wade

Nicholas Wade was born in Aylesbury, England, and was educated at Eton College and at King's College, Cambridge. He was deputy editor of Nature magazine in London and then became that journal's Washington correspondent. He joined "Science" magazine in Washington as a reporter and later moved to "The New York Times, " where he has been an editorial writer, science editor and now a science reporter. He is the author or coauthor of four previous books and lives in Montclair, New Jersey.