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Montpelier, VT
Freelance Journalist
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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 ...

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Sep 01, 2014

RT @edyong209: Science Advances, science regresses RT @dgmacarthur: Very disappointed by the regressive steps taken by AAAS: newstatesman.com/science/2014/0…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @DrRachaelF: Yup. Our laws say the 9-year-old alone at the park is in greater danger than the one holding an Uzi. time.com/3222257/a-tale…

Sep 01, 2014

Oh dear. RT @StanCarey: It will never be wrong to make literary puns. ORWELL IT.

Sep 01, 2014

@AdamRutherford Alice and I have been loving your anatomy series. So wonderful. Many kisses to u and the crew.

Sep 01, 2014

RT @pamelacolloff: How can you write a public policy story that has a narrative arc and suspense?Read @emilybazelon's masterful story. mobile.nytimes.com/2014/08/31/mag…

Aug 31, 2014

RT @mrianleslie: Net worth of average black household in the US $6.3k; average white household, $110.5k (2011 census) nyti.ms/1u3vGTC

Aug 31, 2014

RT @DaveCullen: Moving piece: "Michael Sam Has a Spot in History, if Not With the Rams" I'm sad. :( nyti.ms/1tOm6EQ

Aug 31, 2014

So it goes. RT @jfagone: @David_Dobbs man Vonnegut was so correct about the risks of loneliness!

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