David Mahaffey | The Sun Magazine

David Mahaffey


David Mahaffey is the digital-media director at The Sun. He started reading science-fiction novels during his formative years, which explains his abundance of both wonder and skepticism. Send him your ranked list of Star Trek episodes (any series) on Tumblr: @wordshepherd.

— From January 2023
The Sun Interview

Out There

Seth Shostak On The Search For Extraterrestrial Intelligence

I doubt any aliens we might encounter are going to be biological. I think they’re all going to be machines.

January 2023

God In The Machine

Introducing The Sun’s Digital Edition

“We have taken the same care in building the online edition that we do in crafting each issue, and if we are unfashionably late to the digital party, I don’t think Sy minds very much.”

April 2013
What Do You Think? We love getting letters to the editor for our Correspondence section.
Has something we published moved you? Fired you up? Did we miss the mark?
Send A Letter