Our mistress of tech-storytime, demystifier of Blindspot, cheerleader of space, mocker of emoji, hunter of the strange, and collector of only the finest memes has left us for the world beyond io9 and Gizmodo. It’s not just Ken M or newly free-range beavers who will miss her.

Now she’s left iomodo, you can keep up with Kaila Hale-Stern at @kailahalestern.