Writing Portfolio



Scientists Aim to Protect Astronauts from Deadly Space Radiation, Newsweek Magazine 


Before we send astronauts to Mars, NASA needs to solve the space radiation problem.




How a $5 Million Launch Vehicle Could Transform the Satellite Business, Gizmodo


Will a small rocket startup called Rocket Lab transform the small satellite industry?




Apollo 1: 50 Years LaterPaste Magazine


Fifty years ago, we lost astronauts Gus Grissom, Ed White, and Roger Chaffee in a fire aboard the Apollo 1 spacecraft.


How Trump's Budget Cuts Will Affect STEM Education for Low- to Middle-Income Families, Fast Company

The new president's proposed elimination of funding for the NASA Education Office will disproportionately affect women and lower income families.



Reading inclusively is more important than ever right now. These 11 books by female Muslim authors present many different facets and interpretations of Islam.


http://bookriot.com/2017/02/01/anyway-interview-john-cleese/

I talk to John Cleese about his memoir, recording the audiobook, the effect of therapy on creative types, and more.




Thieves Rappelled Into a London Warehouse in Rare Book Heist, Smithsonian

The burglars made out with more than 160 books worth an estimated $2.5 million



In Defense of Jyn Erso, Syfy Wire Fangrrls


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story's Jyn Erso has been on the receiving end of frustrating criticism.




10 Books to Read if You Loved The Crown or Victoria, Paste Magazine


If you loved the shows The Crown or Victoria, check out this selection of fiction and nonfiction about royal women over the last two centuries.




FULL PORTFOLIO

Spaceflight and Space Tech

Scientists Aim to Protect Astronauts from Deadly Space Radiation (Newsweek Magazine)
Space: The Final Homework Frontier (Newsweek Magazine)
How a $5 Million Launch Vehicle Could Transform the Satellite Industry (Gizmodo)
How Trump's Budget Cuts Will Affect STEM Education for Low to Middle-Income Families (Fast Company)
Check Out NASA's Three Options for the 2020 Mars Rover Landing (Smithsonian Magazine)
Apollo 1: Fifty Years Later (Paste Magazine)
Read These 8 Excellent Astronaut Memoirs (Paste Magazine)
Trump is Pressuring NASA to Accelerate Launch Schedules (Paste Magazine)
Why the Next SpaceX Launch Is Important (Tor.com)
NASA Might Make High Speed Space Internet a Reality (Tor.com)
5 Books to Read if You Loved Hidden Figures (Tor.com)
India Launches a Record-Breaking 104 Satellites on One Rocket (Tor.com)
Are Aliens Behind these Distant Radio Bursts? (Second Nexus)
5 Things to Know about NASA's Search for Alien Life (The Portalist)
5 Things to Know about NASA's Mission to Mars (The Portalist)
5 Things to Know about SpaceX's Moon Mission (The Portalist)
5 Things You Didn't Know about Katherine Johnson (The Portalist)

Space Science

Space Matter(s) Column (Paste Magazine)

Science Meets Sci Fi TV Column (Tor.com)


Pop Culture

Who Wore It Better: Lady Gaga or Dazzler? (Syfy Wire)
Win a Stay at a Castle Fit for Beauty and the Beast (Smithsonian)
Why Doesn't Bollywood Make More Sci Fi Films? (Syfy Wire—Fangrrls)
Why Shah Rukh Khan Should Play Wolverine (Book Riot Comics)

Interviews


Star Wars


Books and Comics

Blink-182's Tom DeLonge Wrote an Alien Conspiracy Theory Book (Bustle)
8 Self-Help Books that Will Actually Help You Make Sense of Your Life (Bustle)
9 Science Books Written by Women (Bustle)
9 Lady-Written Mystery Series You Need to Read (Bustle)
10 Books By Indian Authors to Look For in 2017 (Bustle)
10 Books By Indian Authors You Might Have Missed in 2016 (Bustle)
11 Graphic Novels that Celebrate Women (Bustle)
10 Books on the Search for Asian American Identity (Bustle)
11 Essential Reads by Muslim Women (Bustle)

14 Books to Read if You Loved Big Little Lies (Read It Forward)

10 Books to Read if You Love Once Upon a Time (Paste Magazine)
10 Books to Read if You Love The Good Fight (Paste Magazine)
10 Books to Read if You Love The Americans (Paste Magazine)
10 Books to Read if You Love This Is Us (Paste Magazine)
10 Books to Read Before (or After) You Watch The Young Pope (Paste Magazine)
10 Books to Read If You Loved Watching Victoria and The Crown (Paste Magazine)

How Marvel Can Bring in New Female Readers (Syfy Wire)
Interview with Hope Nicholson on The Spectacular Sisterhood of Superwomen (Syfy Wire)
17 Lady Comics Artists to Know (Syfy Wire)
9 Up and Coming Women Comics Writers to Know (Syfy Wire)
10 Lady-Led Marvel Comics Titles (Syfy Wire)
8 Genre Comics to Read If You're Tired of Superheroes (Syfy Wire)
9 Sci Fi Novels to Read While You Wait for Star Wars and Star Trek (Syfy Wire)
10 Comics that Celebrate Girl Power (Syfy Wire)

14 Books to Read While You Wait for the Next Paula Hawkins Novel (Read It Forward)

9 Space Operas to Read While Playing Mass Effect: Andromeda (Unbound Worlds)

5 Paperback Mysteries You Need to Check Out (Book Riot)
Reading DC's Rebirth as a Casual Comics Reader (Book Riot)
5 Unique Thrillers to Keep an Eye Out For (Book Riot)
Exclusive: First Look at Margaret Atwood's Angel Catbird, Vol. 2 (Book Riot)
5 Uplifting Graphic Novels to Read this Holiday Weekend (Book Riot)
Reading Inclusively: A Conversation with Gene Luen Yang (Book Riot)

Thieves Rappelled into London Warehouse in Rare Book Heist (Smithsonian)
Five Cool Finds from Google's President's Day Collection (Smithsonian)

Monthly Sci-Fi/Fantasy Book Preview (Syfy Wire—Fangrrls)

May 2017 Book Preview
April 2017 Book Preview 

Monthly Pull List (Syfy Wire—Fangrrls)

5 Graphic Novels to Watch For (Book Riot)