Kit Chapman is an award-winning science journalist. Formerly an editor for Chemistry World, Kit has also written for Nature, New Scientist, The Daily Telegraph, Chemist+Druggist and BBC Science Focus among others.

Kit also appears regularly on radio, TV and podcasts, and gives talks to thousands of students every year on the science of element discovery. Kit is also an advocate for diversity in science.

Born in the UK, Kit holds a masters degree in pharmacy from the University of Bradford. Kit’s first book, Superheavy: Making and Breaking the Periodic Table, was published in 2019. He is currently writing Racing Green, a look at the innovative science of motorsport.