Simon Winchester is the acclaimed author of many books, most recently Atlantic: Great Sea Battles, Heroic Discoveries, Titanic Storms, and a Vast Ocean of a Million Stories.
Simon Winchester on finding a hidden China amid the glitz and gaudiness. MORE
The earthquakes yesterday scared people along the East Coast, but Simon Winchester warns that the... MORE
Forty years ago, this country embraced a broke Brit. I’m giving back—with the oath of citizenship. MORE
With a column I wrote recently, I seem to have helped reignite a debate that enrages many... MORE
As Japan reels from the tsunami, archeologists claim to have discovered the lost city of Atlantis,... MORE