Edward Jay Epstein

Edward Jay Epstein's book The Annals of Unsolved Crime is available now from Melville House.

The Death of Boris Berezovsky

On Saturday, Boris Berezovsky, the once powerful Russian oligarch who helped bring Vladimir Putin to power, was found dead in his home in Ascot, England, an as yet “unexplained death,”Read more »

The perils of confirmation bias

In writing my new book The Annals of Unsolved Crime, I learned that even the most well-intentioned investigations are vulnerable to what social scientists call “confirmation bias.” This phenomenon helpsRead more »