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Christie Wilcox

Washington, USA
Blogger and Freelance Science Writer — Discover Magazine, Freelance

Author of Venomous ( & Science Sushi (; PhD in Cell & Molec Bio w/ a spec. in Eco, Evo & Conservation Bio

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@NerdyChristie — 19,233 followers, 25,840 tweets

Jul 27, 2017

RT @EnvDefenseFund: Shark bycatch hurts fishermen and marine ecosystems. Here’s how. #SharkWeek 

Jul 27, 2017

RT @DaniRabaiotti: Do you like space?! Do you like awesome science!? Help fund a project working towards sequencing DNA on MARS (hones…

Jul 27, 2017

RT @NateSilver538: Per @adndotcom, the Interior Department just threatened to screw over Alaska in retaliation for Murkowski's health…

Jul 26, 2017

RT @MattBellassai: transgender people show more courage when they leave their fucking houses in the morning than donald trump has shown his entire life

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Nope! I am just a little too young for it. I grew up on Apple computers.

How is social media changing news?

Social media is revolutionizing the way we communicate in general. I'd say first and foremost it's speeding up news.

What's the funniest news-related #hashtag you've seen?

I don't know if it counts as "news-related", but I recommend #overlyhonestmethods