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James Geary is an author and journalist based in London. His The Body Electric: An Anatomy of the New Bionic Senses examines how the human body and advanced electronics are beginning to merge. He has written for Popular Science, is editor-at-large with Ode Magazine and is the former Europe editor for Time. He is also the author of The New York Times bestseller The World in a Phrase: A Brief History of the Aphorism. Geary's Guide to the World's Great Aphorists is out from Bloomsbury USA in October. His website is www.jamesgeary.com.