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|Maia Weinstock is an editor and writer specializing in science and children's media. She spearheads BrainPOP News, a fresh new current events website from BrainPOP, the award-winning producer of educational videos, games, and other digital learning content. Previously, Maia served as the director of BrainPOP's editorial team, guiding the creation of short animated movies and managing various related projects. She has also worked as an editor and reporter for outlets such as Discover, SPACE.com, Aviation Week & Space Technology, and Scholastic's Science World.
Maia is a strong advocate for girls and women, particularly in the areas of science, technology, politics, and athletics. She blogs frequently on gender issues, space exploration, the environment, public policy, music, design, and giant anteaters. Maia enjoys singing, wielding her Nikon D5000, devouring documentary films, playing all manner of sports, and making science and music personalities come to life in LEGO.
Additional vital stats: Cantabrigian. Night owl. Contralto. INFJ. Wikipedian. Throws right, bats left. Glass half-full.