Paola Rosa-Aquino, Contributor at Popular Science

Paola Rosa-Aquino



  • Freelance science journalist with a particular obsession with telling untold and offbeat science stories.
  • Passionate about bringing diverse voices to environmental reporting, imbuing journalistic coverage with critical and fresh perspectives.
  • Bylines in The Guardian, New York Magazine, Grist, WIRED, New York Times, and


Favorite weird science fact

If you fell into a black hole your body would undergo what is known as spaghettification.

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