Matthew  Hutson

Matthew Hutson


Matthew Hutson is a freelance science writer and the author of The 7 Laws of Magical Thinking: How Irrational Beliefs Keep Us Happy, Healthy and Sane. He has a bachelor’s degree in cognitive neuroscience from Brown University and a master’s degree in science writing from MIT. He’s written for The Atlantic, Wired, Newsweek, The New York Times Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, The New Yorker online, and elsewhere. For four years he was the News Editor at Psychology Today.