Author Profile

Rachel Swaby

Rachel Swaby

I’m a journalist based in Brooklyn, NY. My first book, Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science—and the World, came out April 7th, 2015.

My work can be found in Runner’s World magazine, Wired magazine, Men’s Health magazine, O, The Oprah Magazine, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Outside, Food and Wine, Gizmodo, Tested.com, Pacific Standard, and others. I used to produce Afar magazine’s infographic spread Curious Planet. I’m a senior editor at Longshot Magazine, the former editor in chief of The Connective, and a former Pop-Up Magazine presenter.



For more about Rachel and her works, go to https://rachelswaby.wordpress.com