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Bethany Halford

Bethany Halford

After earning her Ph.D. in organic and medicinal chemistry from Johns Hopkins University, Bethany Halford decided to trade in her lab coat for a laptop and became a journalist. She is currently a senior editor at Chemical & Engineering News, where she writes about chemists and chemistry. She has also written for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the Baltimore Sun, and National Geographic News Online.