As 2012 drew to a close, Columbia Journalism Review writers brainstormed the year’s best reads. When examining profiles, or expert portraits of fascinating people, CJR chose Carl Zimmer’s personal narrative of astrophysicist and science communicator Neil deGrasse Tyson among the lot. The article originally appeared in the January/February 2012 issue of Playboy with cover model Lindsay Lohan.
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Source: Columbia Journalism Review