Environmental journalist covering endangered species, climate change, pollution and related topics. Editor: @Revelator_News

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John Platt is an award-winning journalist covering the environment, wildlife, technology and entrepreneurship.

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@johnrplatt — 7,960 followers, 20,349 tweets

Nov 20, 2017

Wasted Water: The Crappiest Places in America — Literally - powerful data journalism at @Revelator_News  http://therevelator.org/wasted-water-crappiest-places/ 

Nov 20, 2017

RT @ClimateCentral: Wildfire pollution is making Americans sick and undermining decades of progress in cleaning the air…

Nov 20, 2017

RT @guardianeco: Reduce, reuse, reboot: why electronic recycling must up its game  http://d.gu.com/Q1sZ8W 

Nov 20, 2017

RT @blogofdeath: Charles Manson, the notorious leader of the Manson Family cult that murdered actress Sharon Tate and six others in…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Interviewing horror novelists.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yup. It haunts my nightmares.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Ben Urich.