Maite Fernandez

Maite Fernández is IJNet’s Managing Editor. A native of Uruguay, Fernández worked as a reporter for the national daily newspaper El Observador and for its website, elobservador.com.uy. She's bilingual in English and Spanish and has an M.J. in multimedia journalism from the University of Maryland. A non-recovering coffee addict, her interests include all things Web, data journalism, technology and boxing.

by Maite Fernandez

As the media landscape continues to shift, traditional news outlets are trimming or eliminating specialized reporting, including science coverage. In Spain, a new website wants to not only fill that void, but to become the go-to science publication in the Spanish-speaking world. Launched last year, Materia is devoted to science, environment, health and technology. And […] more »