Peter Ward is a freelance journalist based in the U.K. and author of ‘The Consequential Frontier,’ a book about the private space industry, and ‘The Price of Immortality,’ on the scientific arms race for the elixir of life, funded by Big Tech and Silicon Valley.
Reporting from Dubai, Ward previously covered the energy sector in the Middle East before earning a degree in business journalism from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York.
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