Science Journalism

Fanni Daniella Szakal

I am a science journalist, former marine biologist, adventurer
and aspiring documentary filmmaker.
I also dabble in Photography and Arts.

July 2021, Wine Enthusiast

The Cultivation Method That Makes This Hungarian Wine a Legend

April 2021, EOS

A Massive Methane Reservoir Is Lurking Beneath the SeaScientists have found a methane reservoir below the permafrost seabed of the Laptev Sea—a reservoir that could suddenly release large amounts of the potent greenhouse gas.

March 2021, Massive Science

Retracting publications doesn’t stop them from influencing scienceThese “Zombie papers” keep on getting cited, with huge ripple effects

January 2021, Ensia

Can global innovation competitions unearth the next sustainability solution? – Entrepreneurs from low- and middle-income countries face many obstacles. These programs help their breakthrough ideas see the light of day.

August 2020, Massive Science

Invasive species are pushing close to the boundaries of protected areasProtected areas are successful at maintaining ecosystems, but for how long?

June 2020, Massive Science

Viruses exploit marine bacteria for energyThese minuscule interactions could have ripple effects on global carbon dioxide levels

June 2020, ZME Science

Murder hornets’ highlight the dangers of invasive species control budget cutsInvasive species are one of the most dangerous (and overlooked) environmental threats.

Photography

Have a look at my photography projects that I did during fieldwork and adventures.

Art

I also paint and work on different art projects.

Get In Touch

fanni.szakal@gmail.com