Julian Ibarra

Julian Ibarra lives in Hawaii and was born in 2004.

  • Julian is learning to play the guitar.
  • He likes to listen to the music of Coldplay, U2, and Peter Gabriel.
  • In his spare time, Julian writes articles for Space Magazine, a newsletter that he created for kids.
  • He wants to become an astronaut and would like to travel to Mars.

"I hope to learn more about the art of reporting and how to interact with people all over the country."

Julian Ibarra

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Our Kid Reporter explores new trends in farming.

The Benefits of Locally-Grown Food

Julian Ibarra

September 27th, 2015

Our Kid Reporter explores new trends in farming.

Showdown on Mauna Kea

Julian Ibarra

July 2nd, 2015

Should a telescope be built on the Mauna Kea mountainside in Hawaii?
A researcher at NASA’s simulated Mars habitat on the Big Island of Hawaii. Adapting to relative isolation is one of the challenges of the mission.

A Planet Close to Home?

Julian Ibarra

March 6th, 2015

What is it like to live on Mars? Scientists in Hawaii are trying to find out.

The Kilauea lava flow in Hawaii threatens homes, schools, and large areas of land.

Hawaii: Volcano Watch

Julian Ibarra

January 15th, 2015

Our Kid Reporter from Honolulu reports on a lava flow that is threatening homes and schools.