Dr Shini Somara is passionate about making science and technology accessible to all, through a variety of media platforms. She transforms cutting-edge science into heartwarming and captivating stories. Shini’s recent work includes shows for the BBC, Channel 4, UKTV and PBS Digital. She has worked together with brands such as Williams Racing, Google, Dyson and National Grid, The Institute of Engineering and Technology and The Royal Academy of Engineering. She is the author of Engineers Making a Difference.
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Author of Listified!
Author of How to Teach Grown-ups About Climate Change
Author and illustrator of Britannica's Encyclopedia Infographica
Author of Evolution