Physicist, Cancer Researcher, and Science Writer

Welcome to the website for Dr. David Robert Grimes, scientist and award-winning science writer. Here you'll find information on his research, outreach writing, broadcasting, & contact information.

Please Note: This site is frequently updated and always subject to change. Please use the contact form below or message me on Facebook or Twitter anytime for more current information! . 


David is a scientist with a keen interest in the public understanding of science. He writes on science and society for outlets including the Guardian, the Irish Times, the BBC, the Spectator and the Sunday Business Post. He appears frequently on news media to discuss and debate topics as diverse as vaccination to climate-change, and gives talks across the world on the importance of evidence in society. He was joint winner of the 2014 Nature / Sense About Science Maddox Prize for standing up for Science.



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