Matthew Cloutier Matthew Cloutier is a producer for TED Radio Hour.
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Matthew Cloutier
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Matthew Cloutier

Production Assistant, TED Radio Hour

Matthew Cloutier is a producer for TED Radio Hour. While at the show, he has focused on stories about science and the natural world, ranging from operating Mars rovers to exploring Antarctica's hidden life. He has also pitched these kinds of episodes, including "Through The Looking Glass" and "Migration."

Cloutier began in January 2020 as the intern for TED Radio Hour, following which he expanded into social media and audience engagement. He created a series of activities and lessons to pair with show segments. He began producing at his current capacity in the fall of 2020.

Prior to NPR, Cloutier worked for the independent station WPKN in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

He graduated from Middlebury College in 2019 with a degree in Environmental Studies and never outgrew his childhood obsessions with dinosaurs, moths and sea life.

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David Biello: Are we alone in the universe?

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Jennifer Aaker and Naomi Bagdonas: Why good humor makes for good business

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Bill Bernat: How to build a connection with your friends living with depression

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Asmeret Asefaw Berhe: How can soil's superpowers help us fight climate change?

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Irma Olguin: Why we should bring tech economies to underdog cities

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Adam Grant: Why rethinking our ideas means we're growing

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Erika Hamden: What does it take to send a telescope into the stratosphere?

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Hui-wen Sato: What can grief provide us?

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Alasdair Harris: How Can Coastal Conservation Save Marine Life And Fishing Practices?

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Jen Gunter: The Truth About Our Bodies

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Sonia Altizer: What Can We Learn From The Migration Of Monarch Butterflies?

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Ariel Waldman: What Can We Learn From Microscopic Life In Antarctica?

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Nagin Cox: What Does Time On Mars Teach Us About Time On Earth?

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Emma Schachner: How Did Dinosaurs' Lungs Help Them Dominate The Earth For So Long?

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