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Ben Panko

Washington, D.C.
Freelance Science Writer — Freelance
Covers:  Science, environment, health, technology, history, arts and more!
Doesn't Cover: Sports or entertainment, unless science is involved.

Science writer for @CMUScience; formerly @SmithsonianMag, @sciencemagazine, @EENewsUpdates. @urichmond alum, #RVA native, @starwars enthusiast.

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I'm currently a Digital Science Writer for Smithsonian magazine, where I specialize in environmental, biological and medical topics. Previously, I reported on those topics at Science magazine, and I wrote about on nuclear energy policy and other science and political issues for Environment & ...

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Nov 21, 2017

RT @FenitN: Instead of calling Danica Roem gentlewoman, Virginia House Republicans want to call all lawmakers delegate  @aolivo

Nov 21, 2017

RT @jaspar: Of the things in journalism that are in short supply, talent is not among them.

Nov 21, 2017

RT @PiyaSRoy: BECAUSE of the pain/humiliation that both women and men have endured and their bravery in coming forward, abusers a…

Nov 21, 2017

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip Celebrate 70 Years of Marriage 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Writer of opinions for my college's newspaper

Have you ever used a typewriter?

No, but I hope to!

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Ford Prefect