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Leslie G. Baehr

Leslie Baehr is a California native smitten with science and adventure. She received a master's degree from MIT’s Graduate Program in Science Writing after gaining experience in underwater research, outdoor education, and sailboat racing. She graduated from the University of Colorado in 2009 with a double major in environmental science and anthropology. Baehr blogs as Adventurae Maris, where science and adventure meet, on TheRaptorLab. She can be reached at

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