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Mary Pilon

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Mary Pilon is the author of the "The Kevin Show' (Bloomsbury March 2018) and "The Monopolists," a bestselling book that chronicles the secret history of the famous board game (Bloomsbury Feb 2015) . A regular contributor to The New Yorker, Esquire, Fast Company, MSNBC, Vice, Politico, and Bloomberg BusinessWeek, among other news outlets, Pilon has worked as a staff reporter at the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal and as an Emmy-nominated producer for NBC Sports at the 2016 Rio Olympics. She made the Forbes magazine's first-ever 30 Under 30 list for media. A native Oregonian and fledgling...

James Nestor

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James Nestor is an author and journalist who has written for Outside Magazine, Men's Journal, The Atlantic, National Public Radio, The New York Times, Scientific American, Dwell Magazine, The San Francisco Chronicle, and more. Nestor's book, Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art, was released through Riverhead/Penguin Random House on May 26, 2020. Within its first week of publication, Breath was ranked #4 on the Los Angeles Times Bestseller List and #6 on The New York Times Bestseller List. Breath explores how the human species has lost the ability to breathe properly over the past several hundred thousand...