I have produced over 30 features for Mosaic. Highlights include:

Full list of Mun-Keat Looi stories for Mosaic

The Geek Guide to Life (Carlton Books, publishing September 2016)

The Big Questions in Science: the quest for the great unknowns (Carlton Books, 2013)

The level and tone of the book make it perfect for satisfy the needs of young adolescents who are just beginning to become absorbed in these big, overarching questions.


Fighting fire with fire (BBC Focus (print), December 2014)

How much of a threat is the Ebola virus? (Science Uncovered (print), October 2014)

Building the ultimate brain (Science Uncovered (print), June 2014)

Inside the mind of a genius (Science Uncovered (print), February 2014)

The 20 big questions in science (The Observer, September 2013). Double-page spread in the The Observer newspaper and the fourth most read article of the day on the Guardian’s website.

The NFL star, the brain scientist and the journalist (Guardian, March 2012)

Nuts and bolts: MRI Scanner (Wellcome News, June 2011) [PDF – see p26]

Beautiful Creatures: Ralph Lainson and his parasites (Wellcome Trust, May 2011)

Do you have what it takes to be the next Rebecca Skloot? (Guardian, April 2011)

Study offers insight into schizophrenia drug success (Institute of Psychiatry, December 2010)

Changing fates: Interview with Nobel Prize-winner Sir John Gurdon (Wellcome News, December 2010)

TAM London 2010 (Guardian Science Weekly Podcast, October 2010)

Comics and medicine (Wellcome News, September 2010)

Smart drugs, smarter students? (Wellcome Trust blog, May 2010)

China and me (Wellcome Collection blog, March 2010)

Genomics: the next generation (Wellcome Trust website, July 2009)

Full list of publications