Events

Why has adult chess in the US remained so stagnant

August 25, 2016

I recently took to social media to express something that has been bugging me for a while now.  I posed…

Interview with the great Neil DeGrasse Tyson on StarTalk

August 22, 2016

An astrophysicist and a chess grandmaster meet up at a bar…make that the Hayden freakin’ Planetarium!! It was an awesome…

Grandmaster Maurice Ashley has a day named after him (Full transcript of proclamation)

August 22, 2016

Grandmaster Maurice Ashley was recently honored by the Town of Brookhaven for his immense contribution to the game of chess. …

The Chess board from Garry Kasparov

August 1, 2016

World Chess Champion Garry Kasparov gave me this chessboard 25 years ago! Some things you make sure you keep! This…