Nandita is a science communicator and co-founder of the feminist science media project The Life of Science. Run by Aashima Dogra and Nandita, The Life of Science is a Laadli Media Award-winning website that documents the life and work of active women scientists in India. Before this, she worked at The Hindu newspaper and Brainwave magazine. She has also written and edited science-oriented storybooks for young children. Her key interests are in spreading awareness about Indian science and starting conversations about gender equality in academia.