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Ajai Raj

New York City, NY
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  physics, medicine, biotechnology, digital media, artisans and craftspeople, books, biotech, astronomy, art

former baby, future corpse | jokes, mostly | articles too | writer for hire (slide into DMs)

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I write about science. health and technology, as well as the arts. I also host and produce podcasts, and am learning to produce Web video and data visualizations. My interests are wide-ranging but include fringe physics, strange animals, science fiction, music and art.

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@TheRajReport — 1,324 followers, 2,729 tweets

@jourdayen If no one/no creature or species dies or nothing of cultural value is permanently lost, the word "tragedy" doesn't even enter the picture
When i put on my glasses I become a journalist and when I take them off I become a comedian, which makes me an extremely shitty version of Superman.
RT @AndyRichter: Everything a person might need to know about what’s wrong with American capitalism can be summed up in the phrase “for-profit prison”.
RT @Ocasio2018: ICE has kept a 7 year old captive & alone for FOUR MONTHS with no parents around. This is cruel and unusual punishment. Th…
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern at COSMOS Magazine.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

Amplifying the echo chamber, but making sharing easier, and in some ways accessing sources too. Time will tell...