Marcus Woo

Marcus Woo

Science Journalist

My work has appeared in a variety of outlets, including Wired, Smithsonian, BBC Future, BBC Earth, New Scientist, National Geographic, Slate, and Discover. (

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Physics World

Oil extraction linked to Oklahoma earthquakes

Pumping waste water into the ground – a by-product of new oil and gas extraction processes – was the likely cause of a recent surge of earth- quakes in the US state of Oklahoma, according to researchers in the US.

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Paradoxical pigeons are the latest quantum conundrum ...

Jul 25, 2014 ... About the author. Marcus Woo is a science writer based in the US. 8 comments. Comments on this article are now closed. 1. rloldershaw Jul 25 ......