Erin Blakemore, Contributor at Popular Science

Erin Blakemore



  • Obsessed with the unexpected.
  • A prolific freelance reporter with expertise in science, health, and history. 
  • Author of the Colorado Book Award-winning The Heroine’s Bookshelf (Harper). 

Favorite weird science fact

If every Burning Man attendee jumped simultaneously, they could generate a 0.5 earthquake on the Richter Scale.

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