McNamara named editor in chief of Live Science at Future

Future has appointed Alexander McNamara editor in chief of Live Science. Recently, McNamara was an audience editor at the New Scientist, where he also was an audience growth editor. He was an online editor at BBC Science Focus Magazine and held editorial roles at Microsoft. He also worked at Hearst Digital. McNamara has a B.A. […]

New Scientist taps Beall as features editor for physics and tech

Abigail Beall will be joining the New Scientist as a features editor for physics and technology next month. Currently, she is a science and tech editor at The Conversation U.K. She has previously interned at the New Scientist. Beall has also freelanced for the New Scientist, Wired U.K., Stylist, BBC Future, Technology Networks, T3, Alphr, […]

Daily Mail owner acquires New Scientist

The publisher of the Daily Mail has bought the New Scientist, one of the world’s leading science magazines, in a £70m deal, reports the Financial Times. The London-based title has a weekly circulation of approximately 120,000 copies with readers based in the UK, U.S., and Australia. The magazine generates about three-quarters of its revenue from […]

Demming joins The New Scientist as features editor

Anna Demming is now a features editor at The New Scientist. Previously, she worked as a freelance journalist writing news and feature articles on science and technology for outlets including Physics World and The Guardian. She was also editor at IOP Publishing, freelance and has worked as a writer and editor for Nature Photonics at […]