David Zax

David Zax is a writer living in Brooklyn. A frequent contributor to Smithsonian magazine, where he writes on science, history, and the arts, he has also written for Slate, Salon, Wired, The Wall Street Journal, and other publications.

The Fall of the House of Herzl

The founder of Zionism spent his life fighting for a homeland for his people. Hi... Details
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Seeing What Galileo Saw

Four hundred years ago, the Italian scientist Galileo Galilei looked into space... Details
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Lincoln's Safe House

Here’s the story of Abraham Lincoln’s little-known summer home on the outsk... Details
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