Becki Robins

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Rough And Ready, CA
San Jose State University, Johns Hopkins University
Science, History, Travel
  • Becki earned a master's degree in Science Writing.
  • She's had features published in Undark, Earth Island Journal, and Lonely Planet.
  • She is also a scriptwriter for SciShow.


Becki has been writing professionally for more than 10 years, and is experienced at turning technical information into friendly prose for lay audiences. She has strong research skills and a knack for rooting out fun facts from scientific or historical texts. She has a good sense of humor and enjoys writing material that will make readers laugh. She's written for non-profits, small publications, and major media outlets like Undark and Lonely Planet. She's also worked as a scriptwriter for the popular YouTube series SciShow.


Becki obtained her undergraduate degree in magazine journalism and her master's degree in science writing. These two degrees have given her the background she needs to write about sometimes complicated subjects in a friendly and accessible way.
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