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.