Vizcarra, Natasha


Natasha Vizcarra is a Filipino children’s book author, science writer, and essayist. Her award-winning stories for children include “Ang Itim na Kuting” published by Adarna House, and “Ang Pintor ni Garu” published by Lampara Books. Her science features and essays in the US have appeared in Sensing Our Planet, Science Findings, and High Country News. Her journalistic work in the Philippines has appeared in the Philippine Daily Inquirer, the Sunday Inquirer Magazine, the Philippine Graphic Magazine, the Philippines Free Press, and the Manila Times Magazine. Natasha is an alumna of the U.P. Writers Workshop and the Dumaguete Writers Workshop, the Duluth Writers Workshop, and the Hawthornden Castle International Writers Fellowship. She now lives in Colorado, USA with her husband and their three cats. Her current works may be found at natashavizcarra.com.

WORKS

Vizcarra, Natasha. The researcher, the reef, and a storm. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features, 6 March 2017, https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/the- researcher-the- reef-and- a-storm. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. In the Arctic darkness. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features, 25 January 2016, https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/in- the-arctic- darkness. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. Seeds in a Sandstorm. High Country News, 21 March 2016,
http://www.hcn.org/issues/48.5/seeds-in- a-sandstorm. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. Exposed orchards. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features. 25 January 2015. https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/exposed- orchards. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. Winter blooms in the Arabian Sea. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features. 25 January 2015. https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/winter-blooms-in- the-arabian- sea. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. Tracing the Tehuano. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features. 25 January 2015. https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/tracing- the-tehuano. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. Strange bedfellows. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features. 25 January 2014. https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/strange- bedfellows-2014. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. Unexpected ice. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features. 25 January 2014. https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/unexpected- ice. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. A baffling signal in the tropics. Sensing Our Planet: NASA Earth Science Research Features. 25 January 2014. https://earthdata.nasa.gov/user-resources/sensing- our-planet/a- baffling-signal-in- the-tropics. Accessed 5 April 2017.

Vizcarra, Natasha. 2009. Ang Pintor ni Garu. Lampara Books, Philippines.


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