MCDERMOTT, Jeanne. American, b. 1955. Genres: Sciences. Career: Science journalist, and book author, 1980-. Science teacher, Shady Hill School, Cambridge, MA, 1998-. Publications: The Killing Winds: The Menace of Biological Warfare, 1987; Babyface: A Story of Heart and Bones, 2000. Contributor to publications. Address: Shady Hill School, 178 Coolidge Hill, Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.