About Nick and Lizzie

Nick and Lizzie at Fermilab. (photo by Kurt Riesselmann)

Nick and Lizzie at Fermilab.

Lizzie Wade is a science writer and Spanish/English translator. She interned at the Fermilab Public Affairs Office in 2005, worked as an Explainer at the New York Hall of Science, and wrote the Fear of Physics column in the Columbia Spectator while a student at Barnard. She now lives in Mexico City and is working towards a masters degree in comparative literature with the help of a Fulbright fellowship.

Nick Russell studied philosophy at Wesleyan University, with a particular focus on philosophy of science. Now he is a Brooklyn-based photographer, writer, and science enthusiast. Unless otherwise noted, all photos on this site are by him. After the Summer of Science road trip was completed, he continued to drive around the American and Canadian west taking photographs. His work (past, present and future) can be viewed here.

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6 responses to “About Nick and Lizzie

  1. Great project! I’ve bookmarked your site, and look forward to following your travels and responses. It’s good to locate the seeming abstractions of high-energy physics in real places, with groups of people working together in complicated ways, dealing with recalcitrant materials and continually reconstructed machines, and eventually confounding many of their original expectations. As you bring physics back into geographical and social space this summer, I hope you will also spend some time in the surrounding communities. How do the folks next door respond to the innovative science taking place around them and among them?

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  3. Hey, I read a lot of blogs on a daily basis and for the most part, people lack substance but, I just wanted to make a quick comment to say GREAT blog!…..I”ll be checking in on a regularly now….Keep up the good work! 🙂

    – Marc Shaw

  4. This is the most awesome thing I’ve ever seen! My idea of the perfect road trip – good on you.

  5. Hi,
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