Reading the American Post-Apocalypse
Medium, December 2017
Decoding the Success of a Picture Book About Monsters and Trolls
Atlas Obscura, June 2017
As American as Apfelkuchen
Politics Means Politics, March 2017
Chopping Wood: A Beginner’s Guide
Insteading, December 2016
Black Panther and the Promised Land
Electric Literature, December 2016
A Dry Town Goes Wet After More Than a Century
Atlas Obscura, May 2016
The Incredibly Convoluted History of Westmoreland County, Connecticut
Journal of the American Revolution, October 2014
Fight Over Solar in Bridgeport: Two Types of Environmentalism Collide
National Geographic Energy Blog, March 2014
The Whale-boat Men of Long Island Sound
Journal of the American Revolution, November 2013
- Reprinted in Journal of the American Revolution: Annual Volume 2015, Westholme Publishing, 2015.
Samuel Smedley and Prize Division
Journal of the American Revolution, August 2013
An Interview With Jeffrey E. Barlough, author of the Western Lights novels
Black Gate, January 2013
Bubble Curtains: Can They Dampen Sound Waves?
National Geographic News, February 2012
For Sale: Stamford Island Offers Off-Shore Retreat
Stamford Advocate, October 2010
How Green Are Forest-Based Carbon Offsets?
FoxNews.com, January 2009
Eight Million Sots in the Naked City
Reason, November 2007
Can Meteorites Make People Sick?
FoxNews.com, September 2007
The First Free State Project
Reason, December 2004
Tempest in a Coffeepot: Starbucks Invades the World
Reason, January 2003
- Reprinted in Current Perspectives: Cultural Anthropology and Globalization, Wadsworth Publishing, 2005.