Aleszu Bajak is LatinAmericanScience.org’s founder and editor. He is a laboratory technician turned science writer who is passionate about Latin America’s scientific advances and their dissemination. Aleszu teaches courses at Northeastern University in Boston. He was a founding senior writer with Undark magazine, a project of the Knight Science Journalism Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he was a fellow from 2013 to 2014. His writing can be found at aleszu.com.