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Science Writer

If you like to read and write about science, you could become a science writer. A science writer talks to scientists about their work. Then the writer tells about the new things that scientists are learning. Many science writers work for newspapers and magazines. They have to write about science in a way that makes it easy for others to understand.

Science Writing - Career Brief
Web page includes an article on what skills are necessary to become a science writer and information on the working conditions and salary.

Writing Science
This web page from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) provides information on how to write a science article when you've had little or no writing experience.

Writers and Editors
The Department of Labor provides information on how to become a writer or editor. Links to education and compensation are included.