About Us

Nica Rabinowitz, managing editor

Nica Rabinowitz is a Brooklyn native and plant mom living in Red Hook, Brooklyn. She is the Communications Coordinator at RockEdu, where she gets to explore the intersection of science, art and advocacy everyday. You can see her successes (and failures!) creating a completely closed-loop system of textile production – from soil to soil – on instagram as @fiberhousecollective


Jeanne Garbarino, creator and editor

Dr. Jeanne Garbarino is a Bronx native, mother, and wife. She is also a metabolic biologist – turned Director of Science Outreach at The Rockefeller University (RU), with a huge interest in science communication.  This is evidenced by her involvement in a variety of scicomm initiatives, such as SpotOn NYC (SoNYC) and Double X Science. You will never catch Jeanne eating meatloaf or brussel sprouts. Ever. You can find her tweeting as @JeanneGarb