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Chris Cassella (CEO & Co-Founder) is an ex-Microsoft programmer and failed neuroscientist turned science communicator who is a strong proponent of Facebook as a platform to inspire and engage young people around the world with science. He co-founded ScienceAlert Pty Ltd and has been running ScienceAlert since 2007. @DarwinsGuppie

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Fiona MacDonald (Director of Content) is an award-winning journalist and digital convert. A zoologist by training, she's written for publications such as Popular Science, GQ, Australian Geographic, Cosmos, Marie Claire and The Sydney Morning Herald. She's been involved with ScienceAlert since 2007. @FionaJMacDonald

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Bec Crew (Managing Editor) is an award-winning science blogger with the Scientific American Blog Network, Australian Geographic, and World's Best Ever. She is the author of Zombie Tits, Astronaut Fish and Other Weird Animals (NewSouth Press) and the former online editor of Cosmos science magazine. @BecCrew


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Peter Dockrill (Staff Writer) 
is an award-winning writer and the former Online Editor of APC and TechLife. He's also the technology columnist for Money magazine.


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Jacinta Bowler (Community Manager/Editorial Assistant) is a science writer with a background in genetics and microbiology. Her work has been published by the ABC, Brisbane Times and Inspiring Australia. @jacinta_bowler


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David Nield (Guest Writer) is a freelance journalist who has been writing about science and technology for more than 10 years. His work can be seen on the Guardian, Gizmodo, TechRadar, Digital Trends and numerous other places. @davidnield