Short Wave: Latino Excellence In STEM Diversity, equity and inclusion are core to the Short Wave mission. We know that everything is science, and science is for everyone. Here, we're highlighting the Latino researchers changing and challenging the STEM fields.
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Short Wave: Latino Excellence In STEM

Harper Forbes (left), Prakrit Jain (right), and Academy Curator of Arachnology Lauren Esposito, PhD, (center) search for scorpions. Gayle Laird/California Academy of Sciences hide caption

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A diver in the Revillagigedo Archipelago interacts with giant mantas as part of a citizen science cruise led by Dr. Alfredo Giron. Alfredo Giron hide caption

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Alfredo Giron

A late Triassic-era rausuchian, one of the rival reptile lineages who lost out to the dinosaurs. Dmitry Bogdonav/Wikimedia Commons hide caption

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