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Thomas Sumner

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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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...

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.