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Scott Solomon
Biologist, Science Writer, Rice University, Freelance

Scott Solomon is a biologist and science writer. He teaches ecology, evolutionary biology, and scientific communication as a Professor in the Practice at Rice University. He is the author of Future Humans: Inside the Science of Our Continuing Evolution (Yale University Press, 2016). He lives in Houston, TX with his wife, three children, and one-eyed dog.

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Essay/Demography & Migration
The future is mixed-race

And so is the past. Migration and mingling are essential to human success in the past, the present and into the future

Scott Solomon