About the Author
Chetna Krishna is from New Delhi, India, and is completing a degree in Science Communication and Bionics. At present, she lives in Nordrhein Westfalen, Germany. She is the founder and author of the blog Little Things That Matter, which explores her experiences away from home. Chetna also has to her credit many science articles published on Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster.
She was featured in the German newspaper Rheinische Post along with her local magazine team Catcher on the Rhine.
Chetna Krishna is currently doing her internship at the European Organization for Nuclear Physics - CERN, that operates the largest particle physics laboratory in the world.
She is working at the Editorial Content Development Section of the Education, Communications and Outreach (ECO) Group supporting the editorial and social media teams.
Chetna Krishna joined Deutsche Welle in February 2020 for an internship in science journalism
Deutsche Welle, Germany's public international broadcaster has its two main headquarters in Berlin and Bonn. It exists in 30 languages making it one of the largest broadcasters in Europe alongside other international broadcasters such as ZDF and BBC.
Chetna Krishna joined Deutsche Welle for a few months covering news for Asia and Environment department as a journalism intern. She did a few voice-overs for TV Programs (called TV Magazine in German) Eco India and Manthan, broadcasted on India's oldest TV Channel, Doorsharshan or commonly known as DD National.
She has also written the script and recorded for Living Planet, a prize-winning, weekly radio show magazine telling environment stories from around the world.
Her work includes:
Tough times ahead for climate protesters during corona pandemic (also translated in German)
Making Leather from Mexican Cacti (also translated in German)
Surface ozone increase threatens global food crops (also written in Hindi here)