Richard Webb

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Richard Webb

Chief magazine editor Nature

Richard joined Nature in July 2022 following 14 years at New Scientist, where he was a feature editor specializing in physical and environmental sciences, Chief Features Editor and latterly Executive Editor. Before that he was at Nature as a News & Views editor and worked as a particle physicist at CERN. He has an MSci degree in physics from the University of London (Imperial College) and a PhD in experimental particle physics from the University of Erlangen­-Nürnberg, Germany. He has overall responsibility for all Nature’s news, feature, opinion and analysis content, including all multimedia output.
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