Designing a Conservation Science Poster

Just come across this excellent piece on how to create an inviting conservation science poster – though truely the key points apply to any academic poster. It’s always so difficult to cut down the text – but at the end

Designing a Conservation Science Poster

Just come across this excellent piece on how to create an inviting conservation science poster – though truely the key points apply to any academic poster. It’s always so difficult to cut down the text – but at the end

World’s First Vertical Forest

This has come from HuffPost, via I F*cking Love Science. I absolutely love the concept and I really hope that it works for the developers, and consequently lead to more being built in cities around the world. When talking about

World’s First Vertical Forest

This has come from HuffPost, via I F*cking Love Science. I absolutely love the concept and I really hope that it works for the developers, and consequently lead to more being built in cities around the world. When talking about

The Red Flags of Quackery v2

It’s not the most recent comic strip, see the original article, but I thought that it was excellent! If you enjoy poking holes in the flawed, Ben Goldacre’s Bad Science is an absolute must-read. I feel that awareness of these

The Red Flags of Quackery v2

It’s not the most recent comic strip, see the original article, but I thought that it was excellent! If you enjoy poking holes in the flawed, Ben Goldacre’s Bad Science is an absolute must-read. I feel that awareness of these

To ID a Bee

Today I spotted a common carder bee (Bombus pascuorum) a type of bumblebee that I had not previously seen! They are found throughout the UK, and are the only widespread bumblebee species that is almost entirely yellow/ginger in colour. The

To ID a Bee

Today I spotted a common carder bee (Bombus pascuorum) a type of bumblebee that I had not previously seen! They are found throughout the UK, and are the only widespread bumblebee species that is almost entirely yellow/ginger in colour. The

Identifying plants

Today I discovered a fantastic tool for identifying trees and shrubs, in my quest to identify the plant species in my garden. There are lots of mature plants, but unfortunatley my botany is not what it could be. However, thanks

Identifying plants

Today I discovered a fantastic tool for identifying trees and shrubs, in my quest to identify the plant species in my garden. There are lots of mature plants, but unfortunatley my botany is not what it could be. However, thanks

Creative communication

Please find my first, very short, foray into communication through creative writing (a mere 260 words), but I hope you enjoy it! I was literally bouncing as I accessed the room, so many others – surely I would make a

Creative communication

Please find my first, very short, foray into communication through creative writing (a mere 260 words), but I hope you enjoy it! I was literally bouncing as I accessed the room, so many others – surely I would make a

Kids say the funniest things

I am currently involved in delivering an after-school club that we developed this year to engage local children with the issues surrounding the environment and conservation. An integral part of this project has always been to comprehensively evaluate its impact

Kids say the funniest things

I am currently involved in delivering an after-school club that we developed this year to engage local children with the issues surrounding the environment and conservation. An integral part of this project has always been to comprehensively evaluate its impact