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Sibusiso Biyela

Country (Nationality)

South Africa

Grantee Title

Sibusiso Biyela is a South African science communicator and journalist. He is an award-winning science columnist for Noseweek, a South African investigative journalism magazine.

Grantee Description

He has been a fellow of the Kavli Prize Scholarship, and an established speaker on science communication at international conferences. He is currently interested in using digital media to communicate science, and he has recently embarked on efforts to decolonize science communication using indigenous languages. He can be found making groan-inducing science jokes on Twitter at @AstroSibs and some of his work can be found at

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