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Nic Fleming

Nic Fleming


Nic Fleming’s career on what used to be called Fleet Street began 18 years ago on the Daily Express. Through a bizarre series of confusing twists and turns, he progressed from being a hopeless showbusiness reporter and following Princess Diana around to a job as science and medical correspondent at the Daily Telegraph. He is now a freelance writer and editor, working for outlets including New Scientist, the Guardian, the Economist, Nature, BBC Future and Mosaic.

Nic’s stories

  • 3d spheres

    Can gaming help me see in 3D?

    Nic Fleming explores new therapies based on video games in the hope of getting his first glimpse of 3D vision.

  • Killer dust

    Why is asbestos still killing people? Nic Fleming finds out in a twisting tale of industry cover-ups and misinformation that spans decades.