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Meet Dr Dijanna from Aliens of the Deep

Yesterday we had the honor of talking to Dr. Dijanna Figueroa aka the "Deep Ocean Doctor". She shared how she became a marine biologist and the incredible adventures her career choice has led her on. She encouraged us to keep a sense of wonder and to follow our passions.

Dr. Dijanna Figueroa holds a Bachelors of Science in Marine Biology from the University of California, Los Angeles and a PhD in Marine Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her work as a deep-sea marine scientist and educator has been featured in various science documentaries, nature programs, and publications. She has over 10 years of experience teaching science, engineering, and STEM in K-8 schools throughout greater Los Angeles.

Watch the video here

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