Maggie Koerth-Baker

10 Crime-Fighting Tricks the Bad Guys Didn’t See Coming
10 Times Correlation Was Not Causation
What's the Difference?: Egg Roll vs. Spring Roll
10 Things Your Body Can Do After You Die
David Tran: Hot Sauce Visionary
The Science of Spicy: Four Amazing Things Chili Peppers Can Do
Worst Pregnancy Ever
3 Tips for Surviving the Witness Protection Program
How To: Miss Your Chance At Fame
How Not To: Build an Inland Sea
How To: Get By With A Little Help From Your Friends
How To: Die Laughing
How To: Destroy History
How To: Be a Ladies' Man
How To: Join the Amish
How To: Get Rescued from a Desert Island
How To: Get Stranded on A Desert Island
How To: Wrestle an Alligator
How To: Be Invisible
How To: Cause an International Crisis
How To: Host A Roman Bacchanalia
Eye of the Beholder
How To: Train A Cat
How To: Fuel Your Car With Thanksgiving Leftovers
Fake Your Way Through a Conversation About: St. Augustine
How To: Not Buy Land In the Yukon
How To: Change Your Child's DNA
Idiot vs. Moron: What's the Difference?
How To: Convince Others To Do Your Bidding
The Brutal Ladies Behind Some of History's Biggest Bullies
How To: Get Detained By Airport Security
Quittin' Time!: People Who Punched Out of Work In Their Prime
How To: Win a Duel
Hooked on Tonics: Snake Oils, Hangover Cures, and Other Questionable Medicine
How To: Build a "Dynasty"
When Hell Froze Over
How To: Be Misquoted
How To: Change Your Name
How To: Be An Astronaut
How To: Get A New Word In the Dictionary
How To: Thwart A Bio-Terrorist Attack
How To: Use All Of Your Brain
How To Get Out of Jury Duty
How To Fly
How to Move a Whole Town
How To Revive the Dead
How To Blow Stuff Up
How To: Break Out of Prison
How To Drive A Tank
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