Emma Bingham was an editor for The Wire. She recently graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she was editor in chief of The Tech, M.I.T.’s student-run newspaper. As a student, she interned at the Government Accountability Office in Washington, D.C., contributing research to a report about water scarcity and agriculture, and she was recognized as a Burchard Scholar for excellence in the humanities and social sciences. She holds a bachelor of science in physics and has worked in biochemistry, neuroscience, physics, and social sciences laboratories, where she honed her programming and data analysis skills. Based in Cambridge, Mass., she bikes to work almost every day.