Jon Roberts PhD

Chief Innovation Officer
About.com

Jon was a theoretical physicist for 10 years, working on dark matter, cosmic rays, and working on predictions for the hadron collider in CERN. In 2013 he jumped into the media industry, and joined About, setting up the data science group.

It turns out that the internet is just as weird and unpredictable as the universe, and just as endlessly fascinating.

He also illustrated the first ever canon maps of A Song of Ice and Fire for Random House and George RR Martin. True story.

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