Georgina Torbet

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Berlin, Germany
University Of Southampton, King's College London, Birkbeck University Of London, Humboldt University Of Berlin
Planetary Science, Human Space Exploration, Cosmology
  • Georgina's series Life on Mars about human exploration of the red planet was the winner of a Dotcomm Platinum award for excellence in digital communication.
  • Her writing has been featured in outlets like The Verge, Supercluster, and Futurism.
  • She's the go-to person for everyone who knows her about all things Mars.


Georgina trained as an academic in psychology and philosophy before deciding that her real passion was in science communication. For the last five years, she has worked in science and technology journalism, with a particular emphasis on subjects related to space. This journalistic focus has led her to interview hundreds of experts on everything from rocket fuel to black holes.


Georgina has a bachelor's degree in philosophy, master's degrees in philosophy and neuroscience, and a Ph.D. in psychology.
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