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Rob Verger

Rob Verger reporting in a radioactive corner of Kazakhstan.

Rob Verger is a freelance journalist who focuses on science and health. He’s reported and written for Newsweek (where he spent nearly four years on staff), The Daily Beast, The Boston Globe, World Hum, and other publications. Fellowships from the International Reporting Project have taken him to Kazakhstan and Ethiopia.

He’s a graduate of the nonfiction writing division of Columbia University’s School of the Arts.

Follow him on Twitter at @robverger, or email him at robverger AT gmail DOT com.