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Virginia Gewin covers environmental issues—from food security to acidifying oceans to endangered species—from her perch in Portland, Oregon. Once on track to become a soil microbiologist, Virginia scrapped those plans to pursue her budding interest in science journalism after completing an American Association for the Advancement of Science Mass Media fellowship and an internship at Nature magazine. For the last decade, she has been a freelancer, writing for Nature, Frontiers in Ecology andEnvironment, The Oregonian, Portland Monthly, PLoS Biology, and Consumers Digest.

One response to “Friday Snapshot: Science Pub in Portland, Oregon”

  1. Anne Sasso

    Love this, Virginia!

    So maybe we need to include a QR code at the end of each article. Scan it, answer a few reading comprehension questions, get a coupon for a free beer? Not quite as good as drinking while you read but …

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