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Science Editor, BuzzFeed News

BuzzFeed Inc

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BuzzFeed Inc

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Freelance Writer


Community Manager and Editorial Assistant and Contributing Editor

ScienceBlogs LLC




master's in science

Johns Hopkins University

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In an interview with BuzzFeed News science editor Virginia Hughes as part of the Breakfast with BuzzFeed series, the astrophysicist also declared that his field is "the most open" about sexual harassment.

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Virginia Hughes, science editor at BuzzFeed News, offered a similar assessment.

"If their PIO work had anything to do with the story's characters, institutions, or subject matter, then I would decline, yes. Hughes said.

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Virginia Hughes, Is This Doctors App A Digital Classroom-Or Medical Porn?, BUZZFEED (Apr. 17, 2015)

Virginia Hughes, A New Facebook App Wants To Test Your DNA, BUZZFEED (March 31, 2015) (requoted at KRMG News)

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In this week's news roundup, Buzzfeed's Virginia Hughes talks about how the sexes may perceive pain differently, and how one scientist is calling for more female mice in pain studies.

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Virginia Hughes is the science editor of BuzzFeed News. Before joining BuzzFeed, Ginny was an independent journalist specializing in genetics, neuroscience, and biotechnology. She was a contributing editor at Popular Science, and her blog, Only Human, was published by National Geographic. Her writing has also appeared in The New York Times, Slate, and twice in The Best American Science and Nature Writing anthologies. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and energetic herding dog.

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