Gwen Pearson on Muck Rack

Gwen Pearson

Low Earth Orbit, Indiana
Freelance Writer — Freelance
Covers:  Insects, entomology, science, ecology
Doesn't Cover: Things that are not science related; kickstarters

I'm a bug AND a feature! I do insect outreach and write about science. Part of @ento_allies. Tweets personal/do not represent employers etc etc 🐝 she/her

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Biography

I'm a bug AND a feature! My day job is doing K-12 insect outreach with Purdue University Department of Entomology. At night I write about science for multiple media outlets.

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@bug_gwen — 17,772 followers, 40,817 tweets

Nov 22, 2017

@lilDannyPause Dude, your entire timeline is nothing but Tits and Ass. Maybe I'm not the one with time management issues?

Nov 22, 2017

RT @JacobMargolis: These flies dive into Mono Lake, but never get wet because they're superhydrophobic. Gifs promised:…

Nov 22, 2017

Very nifty --these flies can't get wet, even underwater  https://buff.ly/2zXgDX0 

Nov 21, 2017

Going to try to log off and stay off line until next week. https://t.co/8J43FOGe5I video by @uta_31

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! And I also failed typing in high school. On a manual typewriter.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

I use mostly TextEdit, because that way I can do minimal formatting with not a lot of html baggage when I paste or send in to editors.

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter.

Awards

Entomological Foundation Medal of Honor

2016 - Education and Public Service
ENTOMOLOGICAL FOUNDATION MEDAL OF HONOR This award is the highest award presented by the Foundation and is given only to those who have attained preeminence in the field throughout outstanding contributions.