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Nathanael Johnson

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Berkeley, CA
Senior Writer — Grist
Covers:  science, gmos, environement, food, politics, health
Doesn't Cover: finance, marketing, gadgets

Senior writer @Grist. Whitewater guide now chained to an inconveniently sinky desk. Writer of books. Father of daughters. Shanker of frisbees njohnson@grist.org

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Biography

Nathanael Johnson is a journalist who lives in San Francisco with his wife and daughter. He has contributed to magazines such as Harper's, New York, and Conservation, and to National Public Radio, and This American Life. His first book is: All Natural: A Skeptic's Quest to Discover If the Natural...

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Nope

What does it mean to be a journalist?

Dedication to evidence and storytelling. And a commitment to balance those two things when they come into conflict

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

No