Bora Zivkovic is the blog editor at Scientific American. Born in Belgrade, he studied veterinary medicine at University of Belgrade. Upon arrival in the U.S., he did research on circadian rhythms in Japanese quail at North Carolina State University. Together with Anton Zuiker, he organizes the popular annual ScienceOnline conferences in Triangle region of North Carolina. He is the series editor of Open Laboratory, the annual anthology of the best science writing on the Web. Zivkovic lives out in the country halfway between Chapel Hill and Pittsboro, North Carolina, using the power of internet to his advantage: being connected to the world while enjoying the natural surroundings. He blogs at A Blog Around the Clock and tweets as @BoraZ. The Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program and Studio 20 co-sponsored this appointment.