Robert M. Thorson

Robert M. Thorson  is a professor at the University of Connecticut. An award-winning author, scientist, and journalist, he’s an expert tour guide for Thoreau’s Concord, and a frequent speaker and consultant. From his home in Storrs, CT, he walks to work on a trail through the woods.



W. W. Norton & Company, 2019. $27.95, 384 pages. UNDERGROUND is a direction in Cartesian space. Underworld is a domain of myth. Underland is an actual, breathable place below Earth’s surface, Continue reading