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Sofia Quaglia


Science and Health


Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism; City, University of London



Sofia is a science reporter whose work appears in The Guardian, National Geographic, Wired, Quartz, Observer, Gizmodo, Truthout, Grist, Atlas Obscura, BBC Radio, and more. She writes about a variety of topics, ranging from health fads to women's health. She's currently based between Italy, the United Kingdom, and the United States.


Sofia received her master's degree in Journalism from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York. She also received a bachelor's degree in journalism from City, University of London.

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