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HiI'm a freelance science and technology journalist based in Vancouver, Canada. My work has been featured on Vice.com, ExtremeTech.com, Geek.com, HuffingtonPost.com, and more.


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Work Experience

Ziff Davis Inc. - Science and tech writer

Sept. 2012 - Present

- ExtremeTech.com writer profile.
- Geek.com writer profile.
- Produced daily, in-depth science and technology content from pitches and assignments.
- Performed all SEO, image editing, etc.

Motherboard.Vice.com - Science and tech writer

Jan. 2015 - Present

- Produced in-depth science and technology content from pitches and assignments.

Radio, TV - Science & Technology Analyst

Oct. 2014 - Present

- Appeared on CHQR Calgary, CJOB Winnipeg, Fox2 News St. Louis, others.
- On-air reporting and analysis on issues of science, technology, and society.

Canadian Traveller Magazine - Editorial Assistant

July 2012 - May 2013

- Wrote and edited web and magazine content for either a consumer or trade audience, as needed.
- Helped manage editorial schedule, organization, contributing writers.

Metro News, Vancouver - Reporter

Feb. 2012 - April 2012

- Investigated and wrote local and Provincial news stories under direction from the Editor.

The Peak - Opinions Editor, Editorial Chair, Board member

May 2009 - January 2012

- Edited a newspaper Opinions section, editing & laying out 4-8 pages per week.
- Determined and applied editorial policy, managed internal disputes.
- Helped set overall financial and editorial direction for publication.

Macleans.ca, HuffingtonPost.ca, HuffingtonPost.com, TheAlbatross.ca, SadMag.ca, etc - Contributor

September 2012 - Present

- Published content from pitches and assignments, for both print and the web.

Education

BSc - Molecular Biology & Biochemistry

Simon Fraser University, 2013

- Extended Minor: English.
- Certificates/Training: CP Style, Substantive Editing

Skills

Writing

Editing

Social media, SEO

Adobe Creative Suite

Photography

HTML, CSS

References

Work

Writing, Radio, Television

SELECTED WORK

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Feb '15
Will Robots Be Able to Help Us Die?

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Feb '15
Why Do These Whales Keep Rubbing Themselves on the Same Beaches?

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dec '13
DoD report reveals plans for autonomous war tech

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sept '13
Confronting society's absurd enthusiasm for DARPA's murdering mad science

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April '14
Gene therapy comes of age, allows whole genome editing

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May '14
Mother Nature's 2 billion-year-old nuclear reactor

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Nov '14
Jurassic Park was anti-science, why shouldn't World be too?

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Jun '14
Cosmos is a wonderful show about straight-up ideological conversion

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Mar '13
The quest for the $1000 genome

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Mar '14
Space elevator could be built by 2035, says new study

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June '14
Is it possible to make a computer totally invulnerable to the NSA?

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July '13
You Claim to Think the News Is Important - I Don't Believe You

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