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John Timmer

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Science Editor — Ars Technica
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Chief science wrangler for Ars Technica. Writes, edits, and teaches science communications.

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Biography

John is Ars Technica's science editor. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry from Columbia University, and a Ph.D. in Molecular and Cell Biology from the University of California, Berkeley. John has done over a decade's worth of research in genetics and developmental biology at places like Co...

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Jun 23, 2017

@Marty331 @arstechnica Read the article - can be critical for physical therapy and limited mobility due to illness/injury.

Jun 22, 2017

@davidfrum @charlescwcooke Note to politicians: this is what apologies actually look like.

Jun 21, 2017

There is a brass ensemble doing a kick ass cover of a Nirvana song.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelance writing for Ars Technica.

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

I do most of my writing in BBEdit.

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter.