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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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Aug 21, 2014

Thanks @Rebeccamead_NYC, appears u r right about 'In The Light,' I am into the first eve 's read and it seems fab. Quite an opener.

Aug 21, 2014

This @pamelacolloff story on Michelle Lyons, who saw 278 TX prisoners executed, is over-the-top good. j.mp/1z9mduc

Aug 21, 2014

RT @harikunzru: Burning Man's sad future as a tech industry gated community nyti.ms/1oWsKZd

Aug 21, 2014

RT @MySecondEmpire: Easy gig at @Esquiremag. Assistant Research Editor. You just have to be 100 percent right, every time: hire.jobvite.com/CompanyJobs/Ca…

Aug 21, 2014

RT @danfagin: This is Dan, back from the near dead. They have really good drugs in Colorado. That's all I'm sayin'

Aug 21, 2014

@Impartialone of course not. I’m observing that more cops got more trigger happy despite a drop in violent crime.

Aug 21, 2014

RT @DMendelsohn1960: This fragment from Egyptian portrait statue one of my all time faves (used it as book cover): met.org/1vhS7Ez pic.twitter.com/PUw7IYVqdd

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