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Edmund Soon-Weng Yong (born 17 December 1981) is a British-American science journalist. He is a staff member at The Atlantic, which he joined in 2015. In 2021 he received a Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting for a series on the COVID-19 pandemic. Education Edmund Soon-Weng Yong was born 17 December 1981 in Malaysia. At the age of 13 Yong immigrated to the UK in 1994. He became a British citizen in 2005.Yong was awarded Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees in natural sciences (zoology) from Pembroke College, Cambridge in 2002. He completed postgraduate study at University College London (UCL), where he was awarded a Master of Philosophy (MPhil) degree in 2005 in biochemistry. Career Yong's approach to popular science writing has been described as "the future of science news", and he has received numerous awards for his work. Earlier in his career, Yong created and wrote the now-defunct blog Not Exactly Rocket Science, which was published as part of the National Geographic Phenomena blog network. Yong received the National Academies Communication Award from the National Academy of Sciences in 2010 in recognition of his online journalism; in the same year he received three awards from ResearchBlogging.org, which supports online science journalism focused on covering research that has already been published in peer-reviewed scientific journals that can be adapted for a wider public audience. In 2012 he received the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) Stephen White Award. His blog received the first Best Science Blog award from the Association of British Science Writers in 2014.Yong's interactions with other science bloggers and engagement with those who have commented on his blog have served as case studies for academic work in media studies.His work also has been published by Nature, Scientific American, the BBC, Slate, The Guardian, The Times, New Scientist, Wired, The New York Times, and The New Yorker.In September 2015, Yong joined The Atlantic as a science reporter. In August 2020, he received the Council for the Advancement of Science Writing's Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Science Reporting, citing his reporting on the COVID-19 pandemic and his commitment to including marginalized and underrepresented voices in his writing. In June 2021 he received a Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting for a series on the COVID-19 pandemic.In 2016, Yong released the book I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life, which recounts the ubiquitousness of microbes and the relationships microbes have with animals. In 2022, Yong released his second book, An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us, which explores animal perception. The book featured as Book of the Week on BBC Radio 4 in June 2022. Publishers Weekly named it one of the top ten books of 2022, regardless of genre. Personal life Yong is married to Liz Neeley, a science communicator. They occasionally collaborate on speaking engagements.Yong lives in Washington, D.C. Bibliography Yong, Ed (2008). Not Exactly Rocket Science. Lulu Press. Yong, Ed (2016). I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life. Random House. Yong, Ed (2022). An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us. Random House.References External links Longform podcast, December 23, 2020. Zombie roaches and other parasite tales, TED talk All Stories by Ed Yong at The Atlantic. Appearances on C-SPAN. Discover the Ed Yong popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Ed Yong books.

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Kate AsterSeptember 7, 2016Get

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Blake PierceDecember 16, 2020Get

FBI Agent Ella Dark has studied serial killers from the time she could read, devastated by the murder of her own sister. With her photographic memory, she has obtained an encyclopedic knowle...

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Ellen JacobsonMay 22, 2020Get

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Ava StrongJune 14, 2022Get

MMA champ-turned-FBI Special Agent and BAU specialist Dakota Steele is as tough as they come—and as brilliant, too, able to crack serial killers that no one else can. But this new case is ...

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Louisa May AlcottSeptember 29, 1868Get

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Susanne O'LearyMarch 25, 2019Get

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Rachael HerronOctober 22, 2021Get

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Zoe YorkOctober 6, 2020Get

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J. SterlingDecember 16, 2021Get

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Kelly CainJune 8, 2021Get

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Elle KennedyFebruary 24, 2015Get

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Sun TzuOctober 4, 2010Get

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Piper GlendaleMay 5, 2022Get

Emily Delaney, a reporter for one of Hollywood’s hottest gossip magazines, has her world turned upside down when her former journalism mentor dies, and she is called back to the hometown s...

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Ben LeightonFebruary 22, 2015Get

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Olivia SandsJune 2, 2019Get

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Lexy TimmsNovember 19, 2014Get

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Lilac MillsJanuary 31, 2019Get

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Kate BoldOctober 15, 2021Get

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Steven SchusterJune 8, 2020Get

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Brenda RothertAugust 24, 2021Get

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Nana MaloneAugust 1, 2018Get

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Albert RutherfordJune 7, 2020Get

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Jordan HollisAugust 29, 2018Get

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L. Frank BaumMay 17, 1900Get

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Laura HeffernanNovember 23, 2021Get

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Victoria WaltersSeptember 25, 2019Get

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Jon HillOctober 5, 2021Get

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Matthew RyanOctober 1, 2014Get

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Sarah ReadyMay 25, 2021Get

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Apple Inc.September 20, 2021Get

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Uncle AmonJune 15, 2015Get

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Laura AnnMay 9, 2022Get

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Layla Valentine & Ana SparksDecember 24, 2021Get

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Anna SaleMay 4, 2021Get

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Eve PendleNovember 29, 2021Get

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Colleen HooverOctober 14, 2013Get

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Phillipa Nefri ClarkFebruary 14, 2017Get

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F. Scott FitzgeraldApril 10, 1925Get

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Apple Inc.September 16, 2021Get

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Lydia MichaelsJanuary 20, 2017Get

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Charles WhitingJune 15, 2020Get

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Willow WintersFebruary 8, 2022Get

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Brenda BlanchardJanuary 5, 2021Get

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Sasha BurkeAugust 26, 2017Get

The woman's killing me. I'm not the kind of man who would normally even consider blurring the lines between landlord and tenant or boss and employee, but Summer is a walking temptation. Neur...

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Lexy TimmsJuly 23, 2015Get

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Cynthia EdenJuly 13, 2021Get

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Serena BellMay 20, 2021Get

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Kathryn R. BielMay 21, 2020Get

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Skye WarrenJune 14, 2022Get

Carter Morelli works alone, but his orders are clear. Pilot the small aircraft carrying the renowned photographer to a remote island. June Porter wants to stay on solid land. She doesn't...

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