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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 — 1,334 followers, 2,462 tweets

May 24, 2017

I'm not "fluent in sarcasm," but I *am* fluent in "barkasm" (dog sarcasm) and let me tell you, there are some real bitches out there

May 23, 2017

My research shows that as many as 40% of Trump supporters are babies and dogs

May 22, 2017

I judge people more for writing "tow the line" than I do for their politics

May 22, 2017

My dentist has regrettably diagnosed me with bruxism, a condition wherein I discriminate unfairly against others based on their brux

May 22, 2017

It would be nice if the elephant won every time

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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...