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Rae Ellen Bichell

Boulder, Colorado
Science Reporter — Freelance
Covers:  health, science, biomedical research, infectious disease, global health, biology, physics, space, environment
Doesn't Cover: business, health products, diets

Science journalist for web & radio. Previously @npr covering basic science and biomedical research. Before that, @yale and in @finland.

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I'm a reporter for NPR's Science Desk, where I first started as a Kroc fellow. I report web and radio stories on biomedical research, global health, and basic science. After I graduated from Yale, I spent two years in Helsinki, Finland, as a freelance reporter and Fulbright grantee.

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@raelnb — 1,635 followers, 1,913 tweets

Nov 15, 2017

The big plague outbreak is subsiding in #Madagascar ! "The number of new cases and hospitalizations of patients due to plague is declining in Madagascar." https://t.co/UJnd9XdkkI @WHO @pasteurMG @NPRGlobalHealth #Plague

Nov 15, 2017

"I've been promoting graduate education for over 20 years," & the plan is "probably the most serious threat to doctoral education we have ever experienced." - Larry Lyon, Baylor University. @Chris_ArnoldNPR on House GOP tax plan https://t.co/zChIAFEvDN

Nov 15, 2017

Interesting take — rethinking the comments section as a way to engage with readers / build community. “Actually, Do Read the Comments—They Can Be the Best Part” https://t.co/uNtij4meuv @WIRED @coralproject

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