Multimedia-trained journalist of science and society

Richard's work has featured in New Scientist, Hakai, The Atlantic, The Economist, The Scientist, Monocle, SciDevNet, and on BBC World Service

Based in London, UK

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Skills and training



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


Qualified film maker, trained at City University
Audio slideshows
Experience editing with Adobe Premiere, Final Cut Pro X




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

Recent clips

How human noise is changing fish

Hakai Magazine


Wasp-drumming alerts others to food

New Scientist

Big Pharma might pay you for your DNA data

New Scientist