Get on the Case with Emily Calandrelli’s Ada Lace

If you’re not already familiar with Emily Calandrelli – first of all, what rock are you hiding under? – but let this be your introduction. She’s the host of Fox’s Xploration Outer Space, has given a couple TED talks, is one of the science correspondents for the Netflix show Bill Nye Saves the World, is science host for Discovery News, and covers the space industry for Techcrunch. Yeah, she knows her stuff.

And we also chatted with her over on The Great Big Beautiful Podcast, so you might want to check that out.

Calandrelli has taken a Master’s in Aeronautics and Astronautics (from MIT, no less) and a gift for communication and used them to her advantage in the public sphere – an arena that was, quite frankly, previously only occupied by a couple guys named Nye and Tyson.

And if that brief rundown of her resume highlights isn’t impressive enough, she’s now added author to that list of accomplishments. Say hello to Ada Lace.

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Jamie is a publishing/book nerd who makes a living by wrangling words together into some sense of coherence. He's the founder and owner of The Roarbots and also a contributor to Syfy Wire,, and GeekDad. On top of that, he hosts The Great Big Beautiful Podcast, which celebrates creativity in popular culture, science, and technology by talking to a wide variety of people who contribute to it.