Teresa L Carey

Science Journalist  .  Podcaster .  NatGeo Explorer .  USCG Licensed Captain

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Hi, I’m Teresa Carey.

I’m an award-winning filmmaker, podcast producer, and science journalist, seeking stories that draw on the intersection of science, culture, and heart. 

Here are some things that are currently keeping me busy: 

  • I’m a National Geographic Explorer investigating the relationship between traditional wisdom and sea turtle conservation.
  • I’m the senior producer for The Top Line, a weekly news podcast with Fierce Biotech, and Podnosis, an upcoming podcast with Fierce Healthcare. I’m also a part-time producer with Our Body Politic
  • I host Technoptimist Radio with Next Wave Radio, and co-host The Morning Muster.
  • I cover genetics and the climate. My work can be seen on air and in print at WHYY The PulseBuzzfeed, NPR Weekend Edition, Smithsonian Magazine, PBS NewsHour, and more.
  • I am a U.S. Coast Guard licensed captain and the managing owner of Morse Alpha Expeditions.
  • I am the Chair of the National Association of Science Writers Information Access Committee. 

  • I study dance and circus acrobatics. 
NPR Spoonman
NPR Weekend Edition

The ‘Angels’ Of The Appalachian Trail

Deconstruction Women Pic
Smithsonian Magazine

How Women are Leading the Charge to Recycle Whole Houses

WHYY The Pulse

Startup offers genetic testing that promises to predict healthiest embryo

Scientific American 60 Second Science Podcast

Beethoven’s Unfinished 10th Symphony Brought to Life by Artificial Intelligence

Don’t Be Shy

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