Nsikan Akpan on Muck Rack

Nsikan Akpan

Verified
Washington DC
Digital Science Producer — PBS

@NewsHour science producer & ScienceScope co-creator | PhD pathobiologist | YNWA | PGP: 06D0 E6A5 AC19 3074 13B0 9F87 A332 744F E4D1 95DF

Read Full Bio →

Biography

Nsikan Akpan is a science reporter who specializes in infectious disease and mental health. His writing has been featured in Scientific American, Science Magazine, NatureNews, GEN, and The Scientist Magazine

He blogs at SciLogs.

He earned his PhD in 'Pathobiology and Molecular Medicine' from Colu...

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@MoNscience — 3,527 followers, 11,819 tweets

RT @erbrod: Bookmarked in tab 'things I plan to use immediately' ✅ So thankful for this @mbloudoff @SciFleur @robinlloyd99 + al… https://t.co/D5G2zVoXTf
RT @mirikramer: Astronaut Jeanette Epps, expected to be the 1st African-American Space Station crewmember, won't fly in 2018 as sch… https://t.co/g3scDNJvk7
DOJ just dropped the rioting charges against all but 59 of the 188 remaining defendants from the inauguration protests.  https://www.scribd.com/document/369474238/1-18-18-US-Notice-of-Intent-to-Proceed 
"Most of the layoffs were in Snap’s content division, the people said, which includes human editors who curate user-submitted videos for breaking news and other events."  https://cheddar.com/videos/exclusive-snap-lays-off-two-dozen-employees 
Show More

What was your first job as a journalist?

Medical Daily

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Nope.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

J Jonah Jameson