MIT Press acquires Quanta Magazine anthologies

We are pleased to announce that MIT Press has bought world English language rights in two collections of the best articles from Quanta magazine, the prestigious independent online publication launched by the Simons Foundation to enhance the public understanding of science. 

Compiled by Quanta's founding editor Thomas Lin, Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire, & other Quanta Science Stories and The Prime Number Conspiracy, & Other Quanta Math Stories aim to penetrate the biggest questions at the forefront of physics, biology and mathematics and uncover the best ideas and theories for understanding our physical, biotic and logical worlds.

Rights were sold by Jeff Shreve to Jeremy Matthews at MIT Press, with publication planned for autumn 2018.