David Filipov

David Filipov is a Living/Arts reporter for, covering the latest in lifestyle, arts and culture. As a Metro reporter and editor, he oversaw coverage of transportation, the environment, the casino industry, and contributed to the Globe’s Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Boston Marathon Bombings. Previously, he was Moscow Bureau chief, reporting extensively in the former Soviet Union, Afghanistan and Iraq.

Latest stories

How much radiation does your phone emit?

By , Globe Staff

There’s a way to find out how much radiation you absorb from your cell phone.

Where garbage goes to die

By , Globe Staff

No-man’s lands sit astride murky property lines, overgrown roadsides, hard-to-reach areas, or easily forgotten ones.

How hot is GE’s hot sauce?

By , Globe Staff

Looking to appeal to younger generations, the company has produced a limited run of an intensely scorching hot sauce.

This church janitor crafts high-end bow ties for stars like Beyoncé

By , Globe Staff

What to an outsider might seem like two separate lives makes perfect sense to Christopher Chaun Bennett.