You don’t have to be Einstein to know that Eric ‘SciGuy’ Berger makes science cool. SciGuy is the Houston Chronicle’s space, weather and science reporter, covering everything “from nanometers to parsecs.” As one of the most popular writers on Chron.com, SciGuy has a unique style of storytelling. That could be why he has a loyal following not only at the Houston Chronicle, but throughout the country. Eric Berger has become a trusted meteorological news source in Houston. His daily updates during Hurricane Ike, were a valuable lifeline for many local residents in the path of the storm.