Seismic Science at the Epicenter
(project director, researcher, writer, web developer)
to commemorate the centennial of the Great Quake in 1906, this extensive
website covers earthquake science, history, prediction, and engineering.
A special section for educators includes many downloadable assets,
hands-on activities, and podcasts.
(writer, researcher, web developer)
A three-part, four-year project exploring the science of everyday
Observatory sites, Exploratorium
(writer, teacher guide developer, web production)
A series of sites showcasing current endeavors by NASA.
spacecraft visit to Saturn
(producer, developer, writer)
A three-year project looking into the
world of science at major research outposts around the world. Each
location includes a series of live webcasts as well as extensive
material about featured scientists, the labs they work in, and the
tools they use.
Wire: Technology Reporting Beyond the News
(project director, producer, developer, writer)
A collaboration between the Exploratorium and PRI's "The World,"
this site expands on the show's technology reporting with additional
information and experiments to try at home. The section "Hanging
Ten: Surfing the Net, Then Surfing the Waves" is also highlighted
in the museums "Sports Science" section.
Surveillance Society -- Minnesota Public Radio
(co-editor, designer, developer, reporter)
This site accompanied a weeklong newsroom project about privacy
issues. It includes two reporting series, a set of news magazine
programs, and a quiz. During the week these programs aired, the
site also featured a live webcam of the newsroom.
This project was one of five (out of over 180) chosen for full
funding by the PBS/POV Web Development Fund. It's a sassy webzine
about workplace issues, including hand-written workplace diaries,
a stress-o-meter test, legal advice about workplace rights and investigative
Cyberchicas was a ten-week media literacy and web savvy course
taught as part of the Teen Arts program at the Walker Art Center.
Each of the six students developed her own web project, and worked
with the instructor to put it online. The site also includes a collage
engine, which visitors can use to move words and pictures around
into collages and save their work into a gallery.