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Annalee Newitz is an American journalist and author of fiction and nonfiction. Newitz is the recipient of a Knight Science Journalism Fellowship from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and has written for Popular Science, The New Yorker, and The Washington Post. Newitz founded the science fiction website io9 and served as editor-in-chief from 2008–2015, and then became editor-in-chief at Gizmodo. Currently Newitz is a contributing opinion writer at The New York Times. Newitz's book "Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction" was nominated for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in Science. Their first novel, "Autonomous," won a Lambda award. Their most recent work is "The Future of Another Timeline."