Living Waste Free – Interview with Sam White

This week's feature is a little different, but blazing a trail nonetheless!  Sam (@livingwastefree) leads a sustainable life, cutting out waste wherever she can, and offers some great tips on her Instagram account.  So, over to Sam.. Hello! My name is Samantha White, I’m 24, and I live a zero waste lifestyle. I started this …

Seven Ways to Succeed in Activism – Laura Johnson

The late great conservationist Steve Irwin got something very important very right; the idea that conservation starts with appreciation. This is why he was so successful as an educator. He taught people how to love creatures for their purpose on this planet. He taught me how to want to do the same. “If we can …

Why is Science Communication Important? An Interview with Sophie Pavelle [II]

Part II of my interview with @sophiepavs!  See Part I here. Give us a short overview of your three weeks; did you achieve what you had hoped to? Starting in wild and windy Bude, armed with a 12kg backpack and my extensive camera crew of an iPhone, selfie stick and tripod I set off to …

Why Science Communication is so Important – Interview with Sophie Pavelle [I].

So who is Sophie Pavelle (@sophiepavs)? Being outside, searching for wildlife and posting about it on social media. That’s what I like doing. Come the time to submit an idea for my MSc dissertation proposal however, and the question was how to roll all these things into a legitimate sounding research project…“I know!”, I thought …