Nick Lucchesi

Nick is executive editor at Inverse. He has done stints at the Village Voice, the Denver Westword, and the Saint Louis Riverfront Times. He writes about art, technology, nature, and the future of cities.  Email him at nick@inverse.com.
Inverse Daily
A skeptic's guide to feeling gratitude in 2020
Nick Lucchesi and Evan Meredith
Gratitude can be challenging to feel even in the best of years. In 2020, it's even harder.
Inverse Daily
This Mars art is wild and NASA actually plans on doing it
Nick Lucchesi
NASA is now ready to undertake its Mars Sample Return campaign.
Innovation
Lenovo Smart Clock: It saved my mental health at night. Can its successor?
Nick Lucchesi
"Doomscrolling" is killing us! This clock can help.
Brainpower
Inverse Quiz Hub
Nick Lucchesi
Test your knowledge on all things Inverse, from science to science fiction. Quizzes on mental health, SpaceX, the natural world, space, entertainment, culture, and more.
celebrate
'FIFA 21' "toxicity" and goal celebrations: Here's what's changing: Shushing and A-OK hand are gone
Nick Lucchesi
Sam Rivera, lead gameplay producer for EA, explains to Inverse why two celebrations were removed from FIFA 21.
Gaming
FIFA 21: A gleeful new feature will make it the most fun edition yet
Nick Lucchesi
We can all be Bernado Silva.
VAR away
'FIFA 21' EA developers on VAR and how Covid-19 influenced development
Nick Lucchesi
Also: How it's like Covid-19 never happened.
Innovation
Nimble
Nick Lucchesi
Nimble: Every executive talks about it. Here’s how to be about it. Strategy guides, C-Suite interviews, digestible reports on the latest scientific research for high-performing businesses, and essential stories about enterprising leaders, from Inverse.
Science
Dr. Anthony Fauci
Nick Lucchesi
Inverse reporting on the work of Dr. Anthony Fauci, who has advised six Presidents on HIV/AIDS and many other domestic and global health issues, including Covid-19.
Entertainment
The Top 10 Genre Movies of the 2010s
Nick Lucchesi
A community of movie critics has cast their ballots. Here are the top 10 genre movies of the 2010s.
Mind and Body
Not Sports: An Inverse series where the rules are fuzzy and the value is clear
Nick Lucchesi
NOT SPORTS is an occasional series from Inverse about almost-sports, sort-of sports, and strategic competition where the rules are fuzzy but the value is clear.
Entertainment
The evocative world of 'Red Dead' fan art
Nick Lucchesi
Entertainment
Sci-Fi TV: Netflix's 'Unsolved Mysteries' honors the original with an Easter egg
Nick Lucchesi
The iconic host of the original TV series receives a touching tribute.
Culture
Sports in the time of Covid-19
Nick Lucchesi
Football fans raise their drinks as they stand on ladders to peer over a wall as they watch a Czech First League match between Bohemians 1905 and FK Jablonec at Dolicek Stadium on June 14 in Prague. Matches are closed to the public.
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Inverse Daily wins 2020 Digiday Media Award for Best Newsletter
Nick Lucchesi
Our free daily newsletter that's packed with the latest science and innovation news has been awarded. ⭐
ACAB/MAGA
The left-wing gamers who love 'Call of Duty' explain their contradictory passion
Jen Glennon and Nick Lucchesi
For many players, a cultural reckoning about police violence hasn't dimmed the shine of the venerable shooter.
Gaming
Can the PS5 lie flat?
Nick Lucchesi
Can the PS5 lie flat? When Sony revealed it on June 11, 2020, the white-and-black console stood upright, resembling a modern skyscraper. But can it lie flat?
Innovation
SpaceX and NASA launch historic crewed flight, signaling a new era for space
David Grossman and Nick Lucchesi
It's a moment that Elon Musk has been working toward for over a decade. The launch could revolutionize the American space program.
Eye bleach
You need to watch this national treasure before he leaves Netflix this week
Nick Lucchesi
Now more than ever, escaping with this iconic, innovative artist is critical for your sanity.
Entertainment
'Space Force' set photos show an ambitious comedy in the making
Nick Lucchesi
Space Force's official description from Netflix goes like this: Workplace comedy centered around the people back on Earth tasked with creating a sixth branch of the armed services… Space Force."