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Montpelier, VT
Freelance Journalist
As seen in:  New York Times

Write on sci & culture @ NY Times, NatGeo, Slate, PacificStand, Aeon, etal. Author My Mother's Lover (Atavist) & The Orchid & The Dandelion (Crown, eta 2015).

David Dobbs's Biography

David Dobbs writes features and essays for publications including The New York Times, National Geographic, Slate, Wired.com, The New York Times Magazine, and other publications. Several of his stories have been chosen for leading science anthologies; most recently, his much-discussed feature for the Atlantic, "The Orchid Children," was selected by Jerome Groopman for Ecco/HarperPerennial's Best American Science Writing 2010. He is now writing a book, working title ... Read Full Bio →

Jul 28, 2014

RT @nybooks: Arnold Relman: The US wastes more on its dysfunctional medical care system than it would ever spend on social welfare j.mp/1unzQsE

Jul 28, 2014

RT @scicurious: I am looking for ppl to talk to about importance of scientific credit. Looking for: someone w/hist sci knowledge, someone in early career

Jul 28, 2014

RT @davidquigg: "The matching soccer jerseys worn by the entire family were a hint as to how the conversation would go." mobile.nytimes.com/2014/07/28/opi…

Jul 28, 2014

@avflox @KateClancy @blakestacey Yes, i photo mine as I go along, in case of loss. Lost a near- full one once. Many many irreplaceable notes

Jul 27, 2014

@avflox @blakestacey flipping through… Actually, when one is full, u can go back & move prime notes to digital, w cite to NB.

Jul 27, 2014

@avflox @blakestacey I don’t it helps to write tags/subject atop each NB page.

Jul 27, 2014

@johnarmenta @AlexHortonTX @nytimes Had been a group of psychiatrists & advocates pushing for that Dx for sevl years at that point.

Jul 27, 2014

@AlexHortonTX @johnarmenta @nytimes Two of those stories on same pilot. In both cases, PTSD defense won acquittals.

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