Mark Peplow

A science journalist with a decade of experience as a reporter and editor.nBefore turning freelance in January 2013, he spent four years as the chief news editor at Nature magazine, where he ran the global news team and shepherded numerous exclusives into print and online. He was the editor of Chemistry World magazine from 2006 to 2008, which followed two years as a reporter at Nature.nnHis writing spans the physical sciences: from astrophysics and planetary sciences, through chemistry and materials, to Earth and environmental science.