Michael Stang has been working as a science reporter since 2005. Based in Cologne the best part of his work is done for different regional and nationwide radio stations in Germany such as “Deutschlandfunk” and stations in Switzerland and Austria. Michael Stang studied physical and social Anthropology, Geology and Paleontology at Mainz University and has visited scientists all over the world to report about their projects, problems and ideas. He is joining the hostwriter-team as ambassador for Germany and the United States of America, where he will be staying as RIAS-fellow at Duke Sanford School of Public Policy, North Carolina, in spring 2014. You can follow Michael Stang on Twitter @herrstang. Welcome to hostwriter!