Multimedia-trained journalist of science and society

Richard's work has featured in New Scientist, The Economist, Hakai Magazine and Delayed Gratification, among others

Based in São Paulo, Brazil

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Recent clips

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Tending the flock

Churches preserve biodiversity

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Listening for clicks

Scientists find a rare new breeding ground

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How the Pictish got their script

Encounters with the Roman Empire



Multimedia

Skills and training

 

Radio

Advanced editing skills using Avid Pro Tools; Adobe Audition

Script writer for Economist Radio

Music production basics using Logic Pro X

Experience researching, producing and editing news broadcasts, current-affairs podcasts and long-form documentaries

 Photo by bogdandreava/iStock / Getty Images

Film

Qualified film maker, trained at City University

Audio slideshows

Experience editing with Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro X

 

 

Data

Trained sourcing data using FOI requests, web scraping software, APIs

Basic Python coding

Competent in data analysis using Excel; Google Refine

Able to produce interactive visualisations; maps and charts