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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

Journalist based @KUNC covering the Rocky Mountain West: people, water, energy, natural resources, culture. ❓s & 💡s welcome! Previously: science journalism @npr

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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 — 1,770 followers, 1,959 tweets

Weird word learned today: voorwerp. It means "thing" in Dutch. And apparently it's also describes a type of black hole.  https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap080625.html 
@vrooje Hey, Dr. Simmons. Got time for a 10-min phone chat about black holes? This is for a radio story to air across Colorado for @KUNC . @JedidahIslerPhD suggested I contact you. Lemme know! rae.bichell@kunc.org. And thanks!
@LukeRunyon @KUNC Yes! Thanks! Couldn't have said it better. In fact, I might just make that my bio. :)
RT @lhwaldron: Step 1: Open Instagram app. Step 2: Search for @ProPublica. Step 3: Follow & enjoy bite-sized investigative reporting. https…
RT @alinaselyukh: NPR's Trump Ethics Monitor is back! We've updated it a year into Trump's presidency. https://t.co/19UbpFpVXb
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