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Robert Frederick
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Digital managing editor of @AmSciMag, @SciWriHandbook contributor, @ScienceWriters board member, journalist/editor/producer/runner/artist/singer.
Digital managing editor of @AmSciMag, @SciWriHandbook contributor, @ScienceWriters board member, journalist/editor/producer/runner/artist/singer.

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It's called "computational propaganda." It's affecting public life, via social-media bots.

This may be the last show for The Conjectural for awhile, or forever, because of my run for political office.

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What will happen this week on "The President"?

I discovered my tablet has been keeping time-lapse videos of the drawings as I've made them -- no wonder the files are so big!

So, what to do? Why, compose some music and narrate them extemporaneously, of course! 

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Latest podcast is up, has a cameo by our dog, Kalani, and features really interesting research going on that involve fractals and feelings. Hope you enjoy it! https://soundcloud.com/theconjectural/023-conjectural-beauty

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Leveraging religious support: What's Star Wars got to do with the Paris Climate Agreement? #MayTheFourthBeWithYou 

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My latest for American Scientist magazine.
"Defending Science & Scientific Integrity in the Age of Trump" -- a podcast based on the AAAS2017 session organized by the Union of Concerned Scientists and addressing the March for Science http://www.americanscientist.org/blog/pub/defending-science-and-scientific-integrity-in-the-age-of-trump
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With the aging population, there just aren’t enough people to care for the elderly. Enter robots. 

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Who do you trust? The Government? Scientists? Fellow Citizens? We need to #PressOn & encourage citizen scientists.

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If the 2017 Inauguration Day were a movie scene..., I'm thinking this one from "Gladiator" 
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Happy New Year! Yes, my latest episode for The Conjectural -- an experiment in the form of a podcast (that's primarily for fellow science journalists) -- is up! Hope you enjoy it! 

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It's Christmas -- story time for "The Ghost of President Past....
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