Spoorthy Raman holds a Master's degree in Information Technology from the International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore. After working with Cisco systems for four years as a Software Engineer, she found that her passion lies in science journalism and started writing for Science Media Center at IISc. She joined the editorial team in 2016 and is enjoying her stint here. She is excited about all things new, be it technology or a skill. She loves to call herself a learner for life and is currently trying to learn the art of photography, running and bird-watching. Based in Cape Town, South Africa, she aspires to be as vibrant as the Atlantic here.