Sam McNerney

Sam McNerney graduated from the greatest school on Earth, Hamilton College, where he earned a bachelors in Philosophy. After reading too much Descartes and Nietzsche, he realized that his true passion is reading and writing about cognitive psychology. Now, he is working as a science journalist writing about philosophy, psychology, and neuroscience at Scientific American and Big Think. He also maintains a column at and blogs at his personal blog, He spends his free time listening to Lady Gaga​, dreaming about writing bestsellers, and tweeting @SamMcNerney. [+]