Leto Sapunar, Contributor Science at Popular Science

Leto Sapunar

Contributor, Science


  • Focused on making complex science—physics, space, and environmental—accessible and holding researchers accountable
  • Bylines at Scientific American, Inside Climate News, Retraction Watch, and Alpinist Magazine
  • Uses experience in physics to look at stories and data rigorously


Favorite weird science fact

Tiny tardigrades (a.k.a. water bears) can survive being boiled, shot from a cannon, blasted with radiation, and even exposed to space!

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