Katia completed her PhD in Marine Biology and is currently working as a cruise ship expedition guide! This day in the life post shows off one of her days on a cruise ship from Myanmar to Bali. If you want to follow more of her adventures and see more of her amazing photographs follow her on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/katianicolet/ 5:00am – Rising with […]
If you haven’t checked out last month’s top 3 yet- go HERE Instagram “Sharksareourfriend”: I discovered this Instagram a couple of weeks now & I thought it was so inspiring. It is about a 7 years old’s fight for shark & ocean conservation. Check it out here. Song “Anywhere”- Passenger: I have loved Passenger for a couple of […]
It is my birthday today & I am turning 24, so to celebrate I thought I would write a 24 item Bucketlist. I realised recently just how fragile & short life is, so I thought it was about time to work out what I want to achieve and start ticking things off. So here goes…. Visit Iceland See a wild […]
I have wrote about the importance of self care in previous blog posts (including this one), and I think most of us know we should be looking after ourselves. However, life gets busy (particularly if you are a PhD student like myself), and it is often easy to forget about self care. Often it is not until you feel really […]
As a conservation psychology researcher I may be biased, but I think one of the best ways to help soothe your soul is to get out into nature. So that is exactly what some of my best friends and I did. We choose Lorne on the Great Ocean Road because it is a place I went last year with Jake […]
Featured ‘day in the life of’: Sophie, Science Communication Masters student & Science communication vlogger/blogger.
A Day in the life of Sophie (Science communication extraordinaire): Hello everyone! I’m Sophie Pavelle, a 22-year-old Zoology graduate from Bristol University currently finishing up an MSc in Science Communication at UWE. I am obsessed with being outdoorsy and combining this with a love of British wildlife and am attempting to make tracks as a freelance science communicator to get more […]
DrofWhat has been given the Versatile Blogger Award! This morning I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award. I am always so humbled to know that people read & enjoy my blog and being awarded the Versatile Blogger award was seriously such a nice surprise. Lisa from https://inascienceworldblog.wordpress.com/ was who nominated me, so I am sending a huge thankyou to […]
Featured ‘day in the life of’: Angela, member of the Watershed Stewards Program & soon-to-be masters student in the School of Marine and Environmental Affairs
A Day in the life of Angela (Watershed Stewards Program member & soon-to-be masters student): Hello, everyone! My name is Angela, and I am a member of the Watershed Stewards Program** (WSP) and a soon-to-be masters student at the University of Washington in the School of Marine and Environmental Affairs. My current position with WSP has me placed with the […]
Jake & I thought it was time to take Frodo (our 5 month old German Shepherd) on his first trip to the beach. So we hit the road to Jake’s family shack and let Frodo explore until he got so tired that couldn’t keep his eyes open! Check out some of the photos & the vlog below! Vlog!
A day in the life of Steph (PhD student & manta ray researcher): PhD candidate at University of Western Australia (UWA) and manta ray researcher at the Marine Megafauna Foundation, Steph Venables spends her time between Perth, Western Australia and Raja Ampat, Indonesia. Her research focuses on the population genetics of reef manta rays in Raja Ampat and Mozambique. For Steph the […]