Rachel Nuwer

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Rachel Nuwer is a New York-based freelance journalist who writes about science, travel and adventure for outlets such as The New York Times, Scientific American, and National Geographic. She holds a master's degree in ecology from the University of East Anglia, where she conducted research on illegal hunting in Vietnam, and a master's degree in science writing from New York University, where she learned to write about research. She is the author of an upcoming book about the illegal wildlife trade, set to publish with Da Capo Press in 2017. Follow her on Twitter: @rachelnuwer