Francesca Buoninconti, born in 1988 in Naples, Italy, is a science journalist. She works for the state television and radio station RAI and is a member of the editorial team of the science programme “Radio3 Scienza”. She has published in German: “Grenzenlos. Die erstaunlichen Wanderungen der Tiere” (Folio, Bolzano and Vienna, 2021). Buoninconti lives in Rome.