Scott Helman

Helman has been a Globe writer and editor since 2000. Currently a staff writer for the Sunday magazine, he previously oversaw the politics desk, covered the 2008 presidential campaign, and worked as a reporter, editor, and multimedia producer for the Metro section.

Latest stories

Aereo wants a TV revolution, if the Supreme Court will let it

By Scott Helman ,

Can a daring entrepreneur from Newton and his team of technologists upend the way we watch TV? Only if the Supreme Court sees it their way.


How the Marathon bombing manhunt really happened

By Scott Helman and Jenna Russell ,

In a new book, Scott Helman and Jenna Russell recount the day the city stood still.

How Bryce Florie found his way

By Scott Helman ,

Nearly blinded by a line drive 13 years ago, the former Red Sox pitcher is making a new life for himself in the game he loves.


The bee keepers

By Scott Helman , Globe Staff

How a Harvard scientist, a sixth-generation bee whisperer, and a retired entrepreneur joined forces to rescue an embattled insect and save the American food supply.