• Miscellaneous
  • PhD in Copenhagen!

    I’m in Copenhagen, the land of the beautiful on bicycles. I moved here last week and am loving it so far. I’ve taken a position as a PhD researcher at the University of Copenhagen in the Department of Media, Cognition and Communication, under the supervision of Dr. Maja Horst and Dr. Sarah Davies. This is […]

  • Art
  • FLIPPING PROPERTIES with architect/artist Jimenez Lai live in Toronto

    From Rear View (Projects): Opening Event: Friday, July 11, 2014, 6:00-9:00pm Performance at 7:00pm followed by Jimenez Lai in conversation with science radio producer and host Britt Wray (CBC, WNYC) for combined scientific and architectural perspectives on flipping the house. Exhibition Location & Dates: The laneway at Sheridan Avenue & Gordon Street, Toronto (refer to […]

  • Writing
  • Interviewed by Sandbox

    The Sandbox Network asked me about why I do what I do, my thoughts on millennials, and a few other satisfyingly open ended questions that allowed me to ramble on about some of the things that I care about. Our interview is up here if you’re interested in reading it.

  • Writing
  • Growing Violacein Factories with Synbiota

    Canadian Biohackers meet the Open Web I attended the world’s first “open distributed genetic engineering event” that happened this weekend in Haliburton, Ontario and is subsequently rolling out in several DIY “do-it-yourself” biology labs (i.e. independent non-institutionally supported labs) all over the world. (If you search #sciencehack on Twitter you’ll find some documentation). All those […]

  • Public speaking
  • We’ll be at SXSW!

    Nadja Oertelt (documentary producer at HarvardX) and I are giving a workshop on citizen science at SXSWedu in March. We’ll be sticking around for SXSWinteractive as well. Will you be there? Feel free to get in touch . Here’s our workshop description: Citizen Science: Education for and by the People Summary #DIYsciSXSW DIY Science has […]

  • Audio
  • Hosting on CBC Radio 3

    I’m quite hyped up about being a new guest host on CBC Radio 3. Radio 3 brings you the best in emerging Canadian music from indie rock to hip hop and electronic music. You can catch me telling stories between tunes on four hour sets at a time during weekends and weekly shows on a […]