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Born in the south of Mexico, she was raised in rebel Zapatista autonomous municipalities to later settle down in San Cristobal de las Casas where she cofounded ''La Casa de las Flores'', a non-profit dedicated to educate, feed and care for the marginalized children living on extreme poverty in the streets of her city. After graduating from Nursing school she enrolled in Biotechnology and Astrophysics.
The host of this podcast — geneticist Roman Mars — has perhaps the smoothest voice I have heard in my life. So much that, even if you're not interested in the secrets around you, this show is a jewel just for the sake of listening to him speaking.
It is quite easy to forget that everything around us (when we are inside our homes, inside our workplaces or simply walking in the street) has been thought about, designed and created by human beings. 99% Invisible is an opportunity to stop and marvel at all the little yet fascinating wonders that we've all learned to take for granted.
This show makes us remember that our life is a series of miracles, both big and small, and that — perhaps — appreciation of the simple is the kindest path to joy.