James Bloomer has a PhD in particle physics (he studied Tau Leptons at CERN) and has probably forgotten more physics than most people ever learn. He won the 2010 James White Award and the winning story was published in Interzone. His stories have appeared in Cosmos Online, Daily Science Fiction, DayBreak Magazine and a selection of other magazines. He writes software for a living you can find him on Twitter @bigdumbobject.