Wilson da Silva is a science writer in Sydney, and the former editor-in-chief of COSMOS. A former president of the World Federation of Science Journalists, he’s the winner 31 awards, including two Editor of the Year trophies for COSMOS, the AFI for Best Documentary and the Human Rights Award for Print Journalism.
A former TV science reporter at ABC TV, his writing credits include Nature, The Guardian, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, New Scientist, The Australian Financial Review Magazine, The Australian and SCIENCE, among others.
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