About

I’m VM, a science editor and writer in Bengaluru/New Delhi/Chennai, India. I’m interested in science + society + politics, high-energy and condensed-matter physics, science communication, media studies and cinema. I’ve worked with The Hindu, Brainwave Magazine (now defunct) and Scroll, and have also written for Quartz, Hindustan Times, Wissenschafts Kommunikation and Physics World. I was part of the founding team of The Wire and founded and currently edit The Wire Science. I’m on Twitter @1amnerd; comments are disabled here. If you wish to contact me about a story, my email ID is available on The Wire Science website.