Freelance profile

Marcus Chown (Marcus Chown)

Cosmology consultant of "New Scientist". Science writer specialising in Physics, Astronomy, Space. Author of several successful popular science books, including "Quantum Theory Cannot Hurt you" (Faber, 2007); "The Never-Ending Days of Being Dead" (Faber, 2007); "The Universe Next Door" (Headline, 2001); "The Magic Furnace" (Vintage, 2000) and "Afterglow of Creation" (University Science Books, Sausalito, 1996). Also author of the children's book, "Felicity Frobisher and the Three-Headed Aldebaran Dust Devil" (Faber, 2008).

Contact details:

Region/nation: London
Country: United Kingdom


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Book writerRates: Print media - writing books
BroadcasterRates: Broadcasting
Feature writerRates: Print media
ReporterRates: Reporter
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  • Sciences
  • Technology

Major clients:

  • New Scientist
  • BBC
  • The Independent
  • BBC Sky at Night Magazine
  • The Guardian

Profile last updated: 2008-05-25 10:30:22