Instagram is one of the most used social media platforms where people post the positive side of life and breathtaking photos, this makes it perfect for science! Mitocondria.cc is all about sharing the amazing facts of the universe and the way science is part of our everyday life. Our non-scientific audience is mainly female adults and students that are integrating science as a part of life together with traveling, food, fashion, and any other aspects that are commonly shared on Instagram.

Tags: Citizen Science, Covid-19, Education, Gender, Science Communication, Trust in science.

Alejandra Ruiz Leon

Mitocondria Comunicación Científica

Alejandra Ruiz Leon is passionate about the stories behind scientific knowledge, in order to learn and to communicate them. Alejandra did a Master in Science Communication and a Master in History of Science in Barcelona. She started the science outreach program Piura con Ciencia in the north of Peru, where more than 5000 students joined. She is currently perusing her Ph.D. in History of Science at Georgia Tech and directing Mitocondria CC a science communication company with a strong online presence.

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