Ricochet Science


  • Michael Windelspecht.  Michael is the primary editor and writer on Ricochet Science. He has a Ph.D. in evolutionary genetics from the University of South Florida and has taught introductory biology and genetics for almost 20 years. He is also the managing/lead author for the Mader/Windelspecht series of texts and is the author of over 30 science books. Recently, he co-founded Inspire EdVentures to develop international educational experiences. For more on Michael, visit his website – windelspectrum.com

Instructional Designers

  • Sandy Windelspecht.  Sandy is the lead instructional designer at Ricochet Science. She is also the co-owner of Ricochet Creative Productions LLC. Sandy is the creative voice behind the animations, videos and multimedia projects at Ricochet Creative Productions  Previously, she worked on instructional design projects at Microsoft and Lowes Home Improvement.


  • Eric Weber.  Eric is the founder of 5BlueMedia . Eric is a passionate supporter of science education and a co-founder of Inspire- EdVentures. His photos are frequently found in our articles and videos.


Our Current List of Contributors

last updated: February 18, 2020