Episode 31: Being a Climate Activist and Bitcoiner with Merissa Coello

My guest today is Merissa Coello. Merissa has her Masters in Geography from UCSB and spent her undergrad in environmental studies. As a lifelong environmental advocate addressing climate change has been her personal and professional goal. Despite discouragement from her academic advisors, Merissa remains a passionate advocate for Bitcoin’s potential to address the climate crisis.

We cover:

  • Merissa’s decision to Master out of her Ph.D. program
  • What her advisors think about Bitcoin
  • Why Bitcoin is important for climate change advocacy and human rights
  • Her hopes for a future in Bitcoin



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