Credit: Kirill Kozlov, London 2021

David Robson is an award-winning science writer specialising in the extremes of the human brain, body and behaviour. After graduating with a degree in mathematics from Cambridge University, he worked as a features editor at New Scientist for five years, before moving to BBC Future as a senior journalist. He is now a full-time freelance writer, with by-lines in the Guardian, the Atlantic, Aeon, the Men’s Health and many more outlets. David recently won a best feature award from the Association of British Science Writers for his writing on ways to combat misinformation, and is a finalist in the Medical Journalists’ Association’s 2021 Awards.

David’s first book, The Intelligence Trap – How to Revolutionise Your Thinking and Make Wiser Decisions, was released in the UK and commonwealth on 7 March 2019.

His second book The Expectation Effect: How Your Mindset Can Transform Your Life, will be published in the Uk on 6 January 2022 and in the USA and Canada on 15 February 2022. You can pre-order at Amazon.co.uk and Amazon.com.

While you’re here, check out David’s professional portfolio, read his blog or get in touch through social media or the contact page. His literary agent is Carrie Plitt at Felicity Bryan Associates.