Yale-trained scientist will show how science and art merge in creative science communication projects. Come by to see pinned microbes, molecule necklaces, neurotransmitter pillows, and an animation featuring plush bacteria musing about origins of life theories.
Raven Hanna is a science writer and artist focused on communicating scientific concepts through creative projects, including artworks, objects, writings, video, and games. She started Made With Molecules, which offers her handmade silver jewelry based on molecular shapes. She earned a Ph.D. in molecular biophysics and biochemistry from Yale University, worked with laser tweezers as a postdoc at UC Berkeley, and completed science communication graduate work at UC Santa Cruz.