Kevin Berger

Kevin Berger is the former features editor for Salon. He oversaw the Environment & Science section, including the popular Atoms & Eden series about science and faith. He has written about John Adams, fruit flies and Danica Patrick. His article "The artist as mad scientist" appeared in "The Best of Technology Writing, 2007."

A longtime Bay Area journalist, Berger spent a decade as a writer and editor for San Francisco magazine, where he wrote about the San Francisco Bay, homelessness, the opera and how "green" locals really are. He has won awards from the City and Regional Magazine Association and Western Magazine Association. He interviewed novelist Richard Powers for the Paris Review.

With his brother Todd, Berger co-authored the book [OU1] "Zen Driving," still selling after 20 years, thanks to the enthusiastic endorsement of drivers ed teachers. He also wrote "Where the Road and the Sky Collide: America Through the Eyes of Its Drivers," exploring our love-hate relationship with cars and car culture.

The beauty and terror of science Kevin Berger
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The other side of Rick Steves Kevin Berger
"If I'm blaspheming, it means I'm doing my job" Kevin Berger
How was the poem? Kevin Berger
Will Vicki Iseman's lawsuit stand against the N.Y. Times? Kevin Berger
"I am the greatest" Kevin Berger
Midrange gifts for the sports lover Kevin Berger
Luxury gifts for the sports lover Kevin Berger
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Dreams of John Adams Kevin Berger
Sarah Palin's latest swat at science Kevin Berger
We drive as we live Kevin Berger
In search of the holy grand Kevin Berger
The music lover Kevin Berger