The SASSY Team

Margot Wohl is a UCSD Graduate student studying the neuroscience of aggression. She is also the creator and host of the KPBS podcast, Rad Scientist. Follow her at @Brains_n_Bugs.
Alie Caldwell is a neuroscientist, science communicator extraordinaire, and all-around amazing person. Learn more about her here. Follow her at @alie_astrocyte.
Ashley Juavinett is an Associate Teaching Professor at UC San Diego and science writer. You can find more about her work here. Follow her at @analog_ashley.
Nick Deason is a PhD student at UCSD where he studies the daily rhythms of plants. Send him science book recommendations here.
Ari Remmel is a journalist, audio producer, essayist, and avid birder. Follow them at @science_ari.
Interested in joining our team? Email us! sandiegosassy[at]