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Neel V Patel

Neel V Patel

Neel is a science and tech journalist, currently working as a senior editor at The Daily Beast for science and innovation coverage. Prior to that, he was the space reporter for MIT Technology Review and an associate Editor at Inverse. He's also written for Popular Science, Slate, The Verge, New York Magazine, Wired, and other outlets. Outside of journalism he's an aging indie rock fanatic, a basketball junkie, and always looking for a good new place to get ramen.