Mikael Angelo Francisco

Pasig City, Philippines
University Of The Philippines Diliman
Science, True Crime, Pop Culture, Weird Facts
  • Mikael has been writing about science for nearly a decade, and he's become quite adept at simplifying complex concepts and making them enjoyable for readers.
  • His years as a journalist have greatly honed his research skills; no matter how difficult the topic, he always finds a way to get things done properly, and with as much information as he can get his hands on.
  • He's deeply passionate about debunking misinformation for the general public, and he hates fake news. Everything he writes comes from sources that he double- and triple-verifies.


Mikael Angelo S. Francisco is a multi-awarded science journalist and book author based in the Philippines. He has written about science and pop culture for various local and international websites, including a few major Philippine news organizations, over the past decade. He is also the editor-in-chief of FlipScience.ph, a science news and features website he co-founded in 2017.


Mikael graduated with a bachelor's degree in Communication Research from the University of the Philippines Diliman. The course helped him hone his writing and research skills.
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