Silvia Bencivelli is a Senior Advisor for NewsGuard and a member of NewsGuard’s Advisory Board for websites covering news in Italy. A science writer and radio-tv presenter, Bencivelli is a contributor to la Repubblica, Le Science, and Focus (Italian edition). She also presents a cultural press review for Rai Radio3, the cultural radio of the Italian broadcasting company.
Bencivelli teaches science journalism at the University of Rome and also teaches science communication at other universities. She is the author of several books about science and a novel.