Gary Taubes

GARY TAUBES is the author of The Case Against Sugar, Why We Get Fat and Good Calories, Bad Calories (published as The Diet Delusion in the UK). An award-winning science and health journalist, his writing has appeared in Discover, Science, the New York Times Magazine, the Atlantic, Nature and the British Journal of Medicine. He has received three Science in Society Journalism Awards from the National Association of Science Writers, is the recipient of a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Award in Health Policy Research, and is a co-founder of the Nutrition Science Initiative. He lives in Oakland, California, with his wife, the writer Sloane Tanen, and his two sons.