Matt Kaplan is a science journalist and the author of Medusa’s Gaze and Vampire’s Bite: The Science of Monsters (Scribner, 2012). He is based in London, England.
Medusa’s Gaze and Vampire’s Bite
Think monsters are make-believe? In his new book, science journalist Matt Kaplan writes of real-life zombies in Haiti, and how rabies infection could explain the vampire’s aversion to garlic and sunlight.