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“Every technology we develop is an extension of one of our own senses or capabilities.” I recently had the pleasure of speaking alongside iconic Canadian novelist Margaret Atwood on a Science and Art panel at a conference called Discourse and Dynamics. Aside from insightful discussions about the environment, hemp airplanes, and the importance of adaptability, we also discussed the history of robotics. I am so delighted to see this incredibly thoughtful piece… Read More

Jessie Combs Trained in Collision/Refinishing, Chassis Fabrication, Street Rod Fabrication, and Trim/Upholstery, with a degree in Custom Automotive Fabrication. She currently hosts All Girls Garage and The List: 1001 Car Things To Do Before You Die on AOL’s autoblog.com. Jessi has also raced in the Ultra4 King of the Hammers and pilots the North American Eagle Supersonic Speed Challenger! http://jessicombs.com/Awesomenss/Whats_Up.html @TheJessiCombs Ziya Tong Host/Producer at Daily Planet, Canada’s daily science show. She… Read More

As part of the inaugural Beakerhead Festival in Calgary (a 5-day Smash-up of Arst, Science, and Engineering), I spoke at the Walrus Foundation’s Walrus Talks: Experimentation at Theatre Junction Grande. Checkout the text of the speech here, on Women You Should Know.