New York Times columnist. Author of a dozen books and numerous articles for the New York Times and magazines.
Carl Zimmer's Biography
Carl Zimmer is a columnist for the New York Times, where his "Matter" column appears each week. He also writes for magazines such as National Geographic and Wired and is the author of a dozen books. Zimmer joined the staff of Discover in 1990 and served there as a senior editor from 1995 to 1999 (he remains a contributing editor). Zimmer has earned awards from the National Academies and the ...
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What was your first job as a journalist?
Summer intern at the Hunterdon County Democrat
Have you ever used a typewriter?
I actually owned a manual typewriter as a kid.
How is social media changing news?
The audience is no longer silent. News has become a conversation.