Jeff Wheelwright

Jeff Wheelwright is the former science editor of Life magazine and the author of three books, including The Irritable Heart: The Medical Mystery of the Gulf War (2001) and The Wandering Gene and the Indian Princess: Race, Religion, and DNA (2012). The latter was supported by a Guggenheim Fellowship. He is presently at work on a book about Herman Melville in the Holy Land, for which he is seeking a publisher.