Angela Saini – Geek Nation

Posted on July 8, 2011 by


Angela Saini is the author of Geek Nation and an award-winning independent journalist based in London. Her book is about a journey through India, to find out whether the country is set to become the world’s next scientific superpower.

Angela’s work focuses on science, technology and their impact on society. Her writing has been published in New Scientist, Science and Wired, and she’s a regular reporter on BBC radio science shows,.

She was shortlisted for the best feature award from the Association of British Science Writers in 2010 and named European Junior Science Writer of the Year by the Euroscience Foundation in 2009. Before going freelance, she was a reporter for BBC News in London, where her investigation into bogus universities won the Prix Circom Award for European television journalism. In 2011 she was nominated under the media professional category at the Asian Women of Achievement Awards.

Posted in: Little Atoms