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John Timmer

New York City
Science Editor — Ars Technica

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

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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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Sep 14, 2017

There are people that are not only sticking their heads in the sand about climate change, but doing so below the high tide mark.

Sep 14, 2017

The emergency intercom in my building’s elevator is apparently a plain old phone number, because it just received a telemarketer’s call.

Sep 12, 2017

This is sounding like Apple has dedicated neural network hardware on the phone.

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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.

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