Caroline Biojone & Plinio Casarotto

Caroline is Brazilian and holds both an MS and a PhD in Biological Sciences from the University of Sao Paulo. Plinio is also Brazilian and holds an MS in Pharmacology from the Federal University of Paraná and a PhD in Biological Sciences from the University of São Paulo. Since 2013, they have both been post-doctoral researchers and lecturers at the University of Helsinki. 

On their motivation to participate in Kolibrí, they state: “as scientists, we know that scientific communication is a crucial tool in education and social development. Kolibrí Festivaali is a great opportunity to ignite children’s curiosity about science”