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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 23, 2014

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Jul 23, 2014

RT @taylordobbs: "On 9/11, the government’s list of people barred from flying included just 16 names.” Today: tens of thousands. - firstlook.org/theintercept/a…

Jul 23, 2014

RT @pickleswarlz: I'm totally OK, just a cut, but seriously universal health care is amazing. I don't have to gamble timely treatment for cost savings.

Jul 23, 2014

@SaheliDatta @phylogenomics "Chin music" is a pitch thrown hard near the batter's chin (but missing the batter). Translation: back off.

Jul 23, 2014

RT @nxthompson: We're hiring an audio producer! Come work on the New Yorker podcasts please. ow.ly/zvJ7O

Jul 23, 2014

RT @carlzimmer: In January, I wrote on Jeff Shaman’s flu predictions: nytimes.com/2014/01/16/sci… Now he's won $75k flu prediction prize cdc.gov/flu/news/predi…



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