Caroline McCarthy

Caroline McCarthy

I write adventurously.

Tech + outdoors writer, plus content consultant working with top clients and publications. Lives in Brooklyn with a blue cat.

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Why didn't the Princeton Mom tell her boys to marry well? – Quartz

Last week, a brilliant rocket scientist died, but she was a brilliant rocket scientist whose husband and kids said she made a great beef stroganoff. BuzzFeed has an excellent rundown on the recent controversy over the New York Times’ obituary of Yvonne Brill, whose accomplishments as an inventor and scientist were not listed in the...

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Only Prince Harry's partying can save Atlantic City now – Quartz

The New Jersey seaside resort town of Atlantic City seems woefully unable to catch a break these days—battered by Hurricane Sandy, beset by a general lack of interest among young partygoers, and losing its flagship Miss America pageant in 2006. A.C.'s most ambitious new hotel-casino, Revel, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this week, an announcement...