Sebastian Martinez

Sebastian Martinez

Digital Content Producer

Sebastián is a producer and anchor for Newsy. He loves covering world news, as a proxy for world travel, and his lifelong love of football– er, soccer. As you could probably tell from the picture he loves singing (and laughing), and he feels very weird writing about himself in the third person. He also enjoys nature, and needs to invest in more shirts...

Recent Work
A road sign stands in front of land burned by the Carr Fire
Getty ImagesU.S.

Officials Lift Evacuation Orders In Carr Fire

A sold sign sits outside a home in New Zealand.
Getty ImagesWorld

New Zealand Passes Ban On Foreign Homebuyers

One of Paris's new open-air urinals sits on the waterfront.

Paris Hopes These Open-Air Urinals Can Curb Public Urination

Benjamin GéminelWorld

What Happens If Paris Climate Talks Fail?

Centers for Disease Control and PreventionScience and Health

Kissing Bugs Aren't All Bad

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The Family Behind France's Rising Far-Right

Getty Images / Adam BerryScience and Health

Is It Getting Worse To Be A Doctor?

Getty Images / Zak KaczmarekWorld

Why The UK Is A Harder Target For Would-Be Terrorists

Getty Images / Andrew HarrerPolitics

The Long And Largely Symbolic Effort To Repeal Obamacare

Getty Images / Daniel BerehulakWorld

In The Face Of Climate Talks, India Looks To Burn More Fossil Fuels

Getty Images / Spencer PlattPolitics

Why Now Is An Especially Bad Time For A Government Shutdown

Steve BrusatteScience and Health

Yes, These Are Huge Dinosaur Tracks In Scotland; No, It's Not Nessie

Getty Images / Olivier DoulieryWorld

Why President Obama Made This Obvious Admission About Climate Change

Getty Images / Pascal Le SegretainScience and Health

Attacks Overshadow Crucial Paris Climate Conference

Getty Images / Christopher FurlongWorld

Will Europe's Open Borders Survive The Refugee Crisis?

Getty Images / Chris McGrathWorld

Turkey And Russia Weren't On Great Terms Before Downed Jet

Centers for Disease Control and PreventionScience and Health

How Genetically Modified Mosquitoes Could Help Stop Malaria

City of Buenos Aires / CC BY 2.0World

Why Some Argentines Might Be Wary Of Warming US Relations

Getty Images / Franco OrigliaWorld

Why The Pope Says Christmas Will Be A 'Charade' This Year

Getty Images / Scott OlsonU.S.

Violence At Trump Rallies Hasn't Hurt Him In The Past

Getty Images / Alex WongU.S.

The 2 Big Reasons Why Bernie Sanders Is Talking Socialism

Getty Images / Chip SomodevillaU.S.

Clinton Doesn't Distance Herself From Obama In ISIS Speech


Alleged Architect Of Paris Attacks Confirmed Dead In Saint-Denis Raid

Getty Images / Philipp GuellandU.S.

No, Most Syrian Refugees Aren't Fighting-Age Men

Getty Images / Marc PiaseckiWorld

Fate Of Suspected Paris Attacks Architect Is Unclear After Raid

Getty Images / Sean GallupU.S.

Syrian Refugees Are And Aren't Like Jewish WWII Refugees

Getty Images / Sean GallupPolitics

What Can Governors Do To Block Syrian Refugees? Not Much

YouTube / Daark VadorWorld

Anonymous Pledges Renewed Cyber Attacks Against ISIS

Getty Images / Thierry ChesnotWorld

Paris Attacks Could Turn France From Ally To Leader In War On ISIS

Getty Images / Alex WongPolitics

Why Do Democratic Candidates Agree More Than Their GOP Counterparts?