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Thomas Sumner

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Washington, DC
Staff Writer, Simons Foundation

Science communicator and journalist. Staff writer for @SimonsFdn. Formerly @ScienceNews. Science geek, technology lover, Pokémon hunter. Tweets my own.

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Biography

Thomas Sumner is a science journalist who covers the Earth sciences beat for Science News Magazine in Washington, D.C. His work has appeared in such publications as Fox News, the San Jose Mercury News, the Daily Mail, Science Magazine and LiveScience.

Thomas previously interned at Science Magazin...

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@SumnerScience — 1,114 followers, 1,360 tweets

Sep 14, 2017

RT @carlzimmer: Not a joke: NASA nominee wants to strip “expansion of human knowledge” about space & Earth from NASA objectives https://t…

Sep 06, 2017

RT @NOAA_HurrHunter: Video of a flight through the eye of #Irma on #NOAA42. Flights on both the WP-3D Orion and G-IV #NOAA49 continue. C…

Sep 05, 2017

RT @QuantaMagazine: How a housewife who took one year of high-school math discovered four new types of tessellating pentagons.…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern for the Inside Science News Service

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, but I make tooo many ttypos forit to be worthwhle.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Danny Concannon from The West Wing.