New Scientist appoints de Lange editor

Catherine de Lange, a magazine editor at the New Scientist, has been named editor. During her 10 years at the New Scientist, De Lange held the posts of biomedical/environment news editor, biomedical features editor, deputy features editor, coronavirus editor and head of features. She also freelanced and previously worked on the New Scientist video production […]

Howgego appointed deputy head of features at the New Scientist

Joshua Howgego has taken on the role of deputy head of features at the New Scientist after returning from a sabbatical. Previously, Howgego held the posts of features editor and education editor. He also worked as a deputy news and opinions editor at nonprofit organization SciDev.Net. He also freelanced as a science journalist and writer. […]

The Times taps Vaughan as environment editor

The Times of London has appointed Adam Vaughan as environment editor. He begins in September. Currently, he is chief reporter at the New Scientist. Previously, he worked at The Guardian for 10 years as deputy environment web editor, environment web editor and energy correspondent. As a freelancer, he contributed to CBS, MSN and Wired. Vaughan […]

New Scientist is looking for science writers

Hello US freelancers! Tiffany O’Callaghan and I are building a New Scientist New York bureau and are ready to start taking freelance pitches. Here’s a list of what we’re after and the thing you want to know before pitching. We’re looking for science and technology news stories that will intrigue, entertain and inform our readers. […]