Bob Parks | Writer & Editor | Brattleboro, Vermont

Bob Parks

Bob Parks (@bobparks) covers inventors, design, energy, and wearable electronics for Bloomberg Businessweek, Outside, Popular Science, and Runner's World. He's a correspondent for Wired, having worked as an editor at the magazine from 1995 to 2001. His book, Makers: All Kinds of People Making Amazing Things in Garages, Basements, and Backyards (O'Reilly), covers 100 people who create amateur and weekend engineering projects from personal submarines to cell phone jammers.

Selected articles.

Maker projects.

Outside of work, Parks coaches elementary school kids in cross country running and participates New England road races (2:54, Boston Marathon, 2014). He lives in Brattleboro, Vermont with his wife, son, and daughter.

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