'A personal connection with pristine land': how living and working in Yosemite changed my life16 Sep 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0My first memorable exposure to the sciences was in fourth grade, when we were asked to design an experiment and see it through. I decided to test whether music affects a plant’s ability to grow. I iso...
From peaches to potatoes and the planet: my path to use science for the greater good22 Aug 2021 • 2 min read • 0 1As a kid, I was easily distracted. I tried activities like martial arts, soccer, tennis, and even car repairs, but nothing seemed to stick. I grew up in Lima, Peru, one of the biggest cities in the Am...
I saw the ravages of bushfires and drought. I knew I had to make a change.13 Jul 2021 • 2 min read • 1 1The phone rang. Bleary-eyed, I looked at my watch. It was 5am as my partner anxiously answered her phone. Her mum was calling from her house at the top of a mountain. A raging bushfire was coming up o...
How Jamila chased her 'forbidden dream' from Dubai to Orange23 Jun 2021 • 1 min read • 7 17As a young girl I loved flipping through my dad’s notebooks, filled with scribbled physics equations and formulas. My dad went into business rather than pursuing his passion, but hoped his children wo...
Stories from an Australian climate and ag-tech startup22 Jun 2021 • < 1 min readWelcome to Soil Carbon Co. stories by me, Soil Carbon Co. We're using the world's smallest organisms to solve the world's biggest problem. An insight into our work to address climate change and restor...
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