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Annalee Newitz

Annalee Newitz (born 1969) is an American journalist, editor, and author of both fiction and nonfiction. She is the recipient of a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship from MIT, and has written for periodicals such as Popular Science and Wired. From 1999 to 2008 she wrote a syndicated weekly column called Techsploitation, and from 2000–2004 she was the culture editor of the San Francisco Bay Guardian. In 2004 she became a policy analyst at the Electronic Frontier Foundation. She also co-founded other magazine with C.J. Anders, a periodical which ran from 2002–2007. From 2008–2015 she was Editor-in-Chief of Gawker-owned media venture io9, and subsequently its direct descendent Gizmodo, Gawker's design and technology blog. As of 2016, she is Tech Culture Editor at the technology site Ars Technica

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In terms of fiction, there are a number of writers who are thinking about the future of the environm ...

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I try to be realistic and pragmatic. I have a lot of hope for humanity as a species, but obviously a ...

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Everything I had read in the fields of fiction and science led me to a single, dark conclusion. Huma ...

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Survivor species tend to have huge populations, so they can afford to lose many individuals and stil ...

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I think in the long run, it will be better for us if we solve our problems without suffering through ...

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We are headed to a radically new Earth, at least from our perspective. But from the planet's perspec ...

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Sometimes it's hard to take everyday concerns seriously when you think about vanished ecosystems tha ...

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“We want to allow for the idea that there are different kinds of journalism, ... The courts are ju ...

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“I believe that it's fine if [the] university wants to regulate, for example, bandwidth access, bu ...

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“We believe that shield laws should apply to anyone gathering information and reporting to the pub ...

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Amphibians are dying out like crazy, and frogs and salamanders may be largely extinct by the end of ...

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think we're still stuck in that agricultural mindset, where we imagine that we can shape the Earth. ...

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I would want us to start our quest to survive mass extinction by rethinking how we build cities. Cit ...

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My first goal would be to reduce the perturbation in the carbon cycle. That would mean using carbon ...

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So science alone cannot solve this problem [mass extinction of humans]. It's something that we can o ...

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