John Carey, senior correspondent in BusinessWeek's Washington bureau, has covered science,
technology, medicine, health, and the environment for BW since 1989. Prior to BusinessWeek, Carey was an editor of The Scientist and a writer and editor for National & International Wildlife magazines. He spent six years at Newsweek. He has won awards from the Deadline Club, the American Institute of Biological Sciences, the Overseas Press Club, and the Aviation & Space Writers Assn.