The Writings of John Wenz

Philadelphia-based freelance writer for The Awl, Popular Mechanics, Mental Floss, Hear Nebraska and other publications.

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Popular Mechanics: Space Balls Rolling Across Titan

Popular Mechanics: Using Relativity to Find New Worlds

I’m living a vicarious childhood dream: talking to someone who discovered a planet. 

The Awl: This Place Looks Like This Thing

My first collaboration with Vicky Johnson in a while. Read on!