Joshua Foer

  • Science writer

Joshua Foer is a science writer who 'accidentally' won the U.S. Memory Championship. His writing has appeared in National Geographic, Slate, the New York Times, and other publications. He is the co-founder of the Atlas Obscura, an online guide to the world’s wonders and curiosities, and is also the co-founder of the design competition Sukkah City.

Articles by Joshua Foer

Joshua Foer describes the memory palace and shows off its most remarkable feature: anyone can learn how to use it, including him.
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