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Cathleen O'Grady

Freelance Science Writer — Ars Technica, Freelance
Covers:  cognitive science, linguistics, human evolution, archaeology, social sciences, psychology, ethology, urban planning, public health, traffic engineering, sociology, epidemiology, education

Science journalist, PhD student, symbiont with a head of gravity-defying hair. Evolution, language, meta-research and methods nerd.

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I'm a PhD student interested in how human social cognition played a role in making cavemen stop grunting and start talking. I also write about other people's research.

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@cathleenogrady — 1,133 followers, 1,752 tweets

Aug 23, 2017

@effortfuleduktr @npr_ed @CatScutt @ImpactWales Thanks for the nod! Glad you found the piece useful. Just a note that it's "Ms", not "Mrs", please! (Or just O'Grady, really :P )

Aug 22, 2017

This! Science often = intuition checking. But also, I get one "this is clearly wrong" comment for every "duh". Intuitions vary wildly.

Aug 18, 2017

RT @CleveJones1: Nazis coming to town? Here's a positive and creative response. #Resist

Aug 16, 2017

@Research_Tim I've had a similar experience: loving the multilingual blanket of South Africa, missing it in UK, & sinking back into it while travelling.

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