Friday, April 26, 2013

Podcast: Deborah Blum talks to CJ and SAO, Part II

A few weeks back, Chemjobber and I spoke with esteemed science writer Deborah Blum, of Wired and Poisoner's Handbook fame, among many other things.

Half of the chat appears over at CJ's place, go have a listen!


0:01 - Introduction
0:35 - Science Writing "Death Grip"
2:07 - Navigating life through science
4:45 - "Chemical-free" (oh, boy...)
8:58 - The Great Golden Day of the Newspaper
12:42 - Crowdfunding newspapers?
14:35 - Advice for new science writers: "It's a lot of fun!"
15:34 - The thousand mealworm cookies
17:38 - Now appearing at your local Kroger - insects!

Thanks again to Deb for a fantastic conversation.


  1. I just want to note that I did the editing, and any errors/ugliness are mine.