KATHRYN SCHULZ is the author of Being Wrong: Adventures in the Margin of Error (Ecco / HarperCollins: www.beingwrong.com). Her writing has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the "Freakonomics" blog of the New York Times, Rolling Stone, The Nation, Foreign Policy, the Boston Globe and The Huffington Post, among other publications. She is also the person behind "The Wrong Stuff," a column on Slate where she interviews prominent people -- from Ira Glass and Anthony Bourdain to Alan Dershowitz and Chuck Colson -- about their relationship to being wrong. She is the former editor of the online environmental magazine Grist, and a former reporter and editor for The Santiago Times, of Santiago, Chile, where she covered environmental, labor, and human rights issues. In 2004, she was awarded a Pew International Journalism Fellowship (now known as the International Reporting Project Fellowships); she has reported from throughout Central and South America, Japan, and, most recently, the Middle East. A former Ohioan, Oregonian, and Brooklynite, she currently lives in New York's Hudson Valley. You can learn more about the author and the book at www.beingwrong.com.