Anik Nikola

What are you most curious about with respect to food?
I would say one main thing that I am curious about with respect to science would be how research is done in science. Also how this research benefits the public and how the public will learn about this research.

What food problem concerns you most?
I would say governments being involved in the help or reduction of food waste inspires me most. When the government is involved, things will really change so it's important that they are always trying to do something to put an end to food waste.

What food problem concerns you most?
I think a scientific problem that concerns me the most is how much food waste affects our environment. Also what the public can do to fix this problem of food waste.


hunter nelson

What are you most curious about with respect to food?
I love learning how applying science to everyday problems can make the world and beyond a better place.

What food problem concerns you most?
I'm most inspired by the way science can make improvements to just about any field, from biology to medicine to astronomy.

What food problem concerns you most?
I'm most concerned with the way science consensus isn't as widely accepted as it needs to be by most citizens.


Jaclyn Mandoske

What are you most curious about with respect to food?
Understanding how people use science every day to ask questions and adapt to the changing world around us. Making the concepts and ideas of science more transparent and accessible so that the public can be better equipped to critically look at science and make better decisions that benefit society as a whole.

What food problem concerns you most?
The rise in the younger generation scientists feeling empowered to share their science and understanding the necessity and importance of an informed, engaged society.

What food problem concerns you most?
The misinformation that perpetuates about science, the idea that science is only a field for academics, when in fact science is useful and necessary for everyone. I am concerned about the different framing of social, political and environmental issues and being able to approach these issues more critically and logically.


Lindsey Warnock

What are you most curious about with respect to food?
I am curious to research how we can better teach science to the next generation. They will be responsible for creating clean, renewable energy resources and battling the effects of climate change.

What food problem concerns you most?
I have recently been learning about the Next Generation Science Standards, which are a California K-12 teaching framework. They allow students to explore phenomena to figure out how science affects their everyday lives.

What food problem concerns you most?
Global climate change concerns me the most because it has the potential to wipe out our species in the not so distant future.


Lucy Lopez

What are you most curious about with respect to food?
I am most curious about how scientists and journalists choose which information is most important to share with the public. There are so many things happening in science, but journalists can only choose some aspect of it to write about. I want to know what makes one aspect more important than the other.

What food problem concerns you most?
A positive trend that inspires me is people choosing to adopt a vegan lifestyle. Choosing to become vegan is the most powerful and selfless action and individual can take to stop world hunger and end climate change. For people who want to change the world, this is an act that they can do.

What food problem concerns you most?
A scientific problem that concerns me the most is climate change. Humanity is influencing the climate change and we are not taking enough action to stop that.


Nicole Heller

What are you most curious about with respect to food?
Coming from a Communication background focusing in visual culture and theories of representation I am passionate about presenting media, projects, work, and education in a new light. The way we are socially conditioned to see limits our perspective to a linear view. Due to this limited perspective on life we as a...

What food problem concerns you most?
The trend of switching to reusable grocery bags and water bottles, and reducing the amount of food packaging you use is the most inspiring to me currently. It is a simply lifestyle adjustment and greatly reduces your toxic footprint.

What food problem concerns you most?
There are many concerning scientific issues, but personally I believe our human plastic pollution is the most troubling. It is a problem each of us has a capability to better, yet our current consumption habits and lifestyles are ignorantly abusing our use of disposable plastics.


Pele Ili

What are you most curious about with respect to food?
I am curious at how it is communicated to the public and how do these methods change with the scope or level.

What food problem concerns you most?
UC Bending the Curve

What food problem concerns you most?
Climate Change