Manic Pixie Science Girl is a scientist and musician based in San Francisco, CA.

She started performing at age 8, and have written over 50 songs by age 17. She was classically trained in piano, but her favorite instrument is the ukulele. Today, she is a biotechnologist and holds a PhD in chemical biology.

In 2018, she began writing science love songs to express her life-long love for scientific education, outreach, and wonder. She describes these as not songs about science, but love songs with science analogies.