Miles O’Brien is a veteran journalist who focuses on science, technology and aerospace—and is an accomplished pilot and aviation enthusiast. Through his independent media production company, O’Brien has created content for PBS NewsHour, Nova, Frontline, CNN, the National Science Foundation, plus numerous other credits. His award-winning journalism has earned him six Emmys, a Peabody and a DuPont for his coverage of Hurricane Katrina. He lost his arm after being struck by a heavy equipment case while on assignment in 2014—coming back to compete in running marathons and ultra-long-distance bike races, and returning to the skies as an aviator.
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