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Journalism

I report on science, environment, cultures and exploration. I do my efforts to work side by side with scientists, research teams, and photographers. Through their eyes and experience, I may access surprising aspects of the natural world and culture. I share with the public the relationship between human hopes and our planet's cultural and natural resources.

2016 and 2017 I was granted of the Journalismgrant for reporting in development issues for two projects: Fistful of Shrimps and Shared Horizons. Earth journalism grant , in reporting on untold issues in climate change.

My stories have been published on media such as, but not limited to: Science, Wired, National Geographic, GEO, Vanity Fair, L'Espresso, Repubblica, El Pais, Die Zeit, Deutsche Welle, Krautreporter, The Huffington Post.


See a portfolio of stories.



Recent milestones in my Journalism activity:

2019 Head of Outreach at the World Conference of Science Journalists, Lausanne .

2019 - 2018 - 2016 - 2015 Lecturer at the Erice International School of Science Journalism . Here an appreciation.

2019 Chair. Panel on risk communication "Seduti su un vulcano (in zona sismica)" at the annual meeting of the Italian Association of Science Journalism SWIM.

2017 - 2016 Grant (round 7, round 8, round 10) for social-environmental reporting via Innovation in Development Reporting grant programme .

2016 Grant for climate-environmental reporting via Earth Journalism Network .

2011 Winner of the 10th Piero Piazzano prize for Science Journalism Italy.

2011 Fellow Metcalf Institute for Marine & Environmental Reporting University of Rhode Island College of the Environment and Life Sciences. US.

2010 First prize at the Premio Internacional de Periodismo Ambiental Casa Mediterraneo (Spain).

2007 Invited Distinguished Fellow at the RMIT in Melbourne (Australia), where I lectured on science communication.

2005 Intern at Science magazine (Cambridge, UK).

2004 Master Course in Scientific Communication at the Centre for the Public Awareness of Science at the Australian National University . Since then I am fully involved in science communication. 
... plus countless panel moderations, speeches (and keynote speeches).

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