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Meghan Murray

Kona, Hawaii
Freelance Science and Travel Journalist — Freelance

Globe trotter, ostrich rider, shipwreck survivor, spam carver, writer, scuba diver. Hawaii Island resident.

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I am a freelance science and travel journalist based on Hawaii Island.

I've written hundreds of articles for online and print editorial publications including National Geographic Traveler, National Geographic News, National Geographic Books, HAWAII Magazine, The Telegraph (London), U.S. News &...

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False alarm. After lots of waiting and Googling we’re in the clear.
RT @wethsworld: i asked this guy "How tall are you?" and he handed me this
@HBrynard Hi there! I'm aware and have already contacted the photo editor who chose the wrong image. Thanks for reaching out!
After asking to speak with a manager and sharing my time zone, I finally got a call back from conflict resolution @USAA. At 3am. SMH.😴😠
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What was your first job as a journalist?

As an intern covering a variety of science topics for COSMOS magazine in Sydney, Australia.

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

Evernote, Wunderlist, lots of moleskine notebooks, a Zoom H2 recorder, Google Docs and a Nikon D90

Why did you become a journalist?

Originally, to demystify and share the intricacies complex topics with the general public.