Gemma Milne

Gemma Milne


Gemma is a Scottish creative science nerd obsessed with tech, design, Irn Bru and pi. She is a Writer & Podcaster, Forbes contributor and freelance writer for The Guardian, Singularity Hub, The Drum, Adweek, Imperica & Ogilvydo, covering science, tech, culture and politics.

Gemma is also Co-Founder of Science: Disrupt – an organisation connecting the innovators, iconoclasts & entrepreneurs intent on creating change in science. Science: Disrupt produces podcasts, events and editorial, and has brought together a large community (both on and off-line) of brilliant thinkers and do-ers. They focus on biotech, energy, space, health, advanced computing & changing the way we do academic research.

Gemma is an International speaker having delivered keynotes at SXSW, TEDx, WPP Stream, Cannes Lions and Dubai Lynx and works with the World Economic Forum as one of their Global Shapers.

Gemma is currently training for her pilot’s license and previously, she was the Tech Innovation Strategist at Ogilvy Labs.

Photo credit: George Gottlieb

Gemma Milne @gemmamilne

I know I already tweeted about this account, but I keep thinking about it.

These images are so helpful.

I think that both clinicians and medical computer vision folks should look at these sorts of things often to internalize implications for our respective forms of “training.”

It's cool how casually this is treated. If an Iranian drone strike killed 30 farmers in Norway it would be the only thing you heard about for months.

The jetset galaxy-mind life—Epstein, evopsych, New Atheists, Intellectual Dark Web, TED—was always a sausage party, but in 2016 it came to seem like an orgy dressed as a scholarly project. This strange turn in intellectual history was foreshadowed.


BREAKING: “Not one person helped us.” Victims describe doctors, dentists, and others who helped Sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein.

Note-taking (and sticking to an online course) goals right here.

The latest edition of my fortnightly(ish) newsletter Brain Reel went out on Tuesday 🚀

I'm chatting about the magic of IP, my new book YouTube series, and feelings on the tip of my tongue...

Have a read, and sign up for the next ones here:

✨🚀🤖My book is published today!!🤖🚀✨

BATTLE BEYOND THE DOLESTARS is a comic science fiction adventure about robots, rebellion and...poledancing.

⬇️⬇️Order it here⬇️⬇️

Hearing uncomfirmed reports that the man in that video in the hospital was sacked by the Times for making up quotes in a story, and by Michael Howard for lying about an affair, and once conspired to get a journalist beaten up.

Can anyone confirm?

Hi yeah I just stumbled upon this and I feel a civic duty to share it with you all immediately. Watch this. All of this. It's cracking. I promise.


For everyone who feels confused about how to act in 2019, #GenGND is a great example for the world.

Don’t listen to me.
Listen to the science. #UniteBehindTheScience

Women in tech we need more of you 🤜🏽🤛🏼
I have a number of guest passes to @worldsummitai to give away to girls / women curious, involved or working in #AI #technology. To nominate or receive a pass simply follow me & put the person below to unlock a 100% guest pass

Filmed ep 3 of my book YouTube series this morning, on research, interviews and structuring narrative 🤓📚

While I edit, you can catch up on episode 2 - about how traditional publishing (advances, rights, commission) works!

(and please subscribeeeee!)

📰 How to Get Rid of Space Junk (podcast interview)

Posted by @gemmamilne on #WomenMake

This, from @yomiadegoke in @galdemzine, is perfect.