Rob Verger

Journalist in New York

Rob Verger

Journalist in New York

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Rob Verger is a science and tech journalist and the assistant technology editor at Popular Science. He's also contributed to Newsweek, VICE News, The Daily Beast, The Boston Globe, Nautilus, The Columbia Journalism Review, and other publications. He holds an MA degree in science reporting from Columbia Journalism School.

He recently appeared on the Today show to discuss some amazing (and silly!) gadgets, and has been a frequent guest on other tech and science programs.

And as a fellow with the International Reporting Project, he has traveled to Kazakhstan to report on nuclear and biosecurity issues and Ethiopia to report on maternal health.

Say hello: robverger@gmail.com.

  • Education
    • Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
    • Middlebury College