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Karla Starr


Karla Starr has written for publications including The Atlantic; Slate; and Popular Science. A member of the National Association of Science Writers and the recipient of a Best Science/Health award from the Society of Professional Journalists, her first book, Can You Learn to Be Lucky? Why Some People Seem to Win More Often Than Others, was named a Fast Company Best Book of the Year. She writes at and lives in Portland, Oregon.

Starr wrote her second book, Making Numbers Count: The Art and Science of Communicating Numbers, with Chip Heath, co-author of Made to Stick and Switch.

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