All it really takes is to say you'll do something with enough confidence that you believe it yourself, then mustered the audacity to have a go.
Over the last month 39 people, most of whom are complete strangers, have pledged a little over £1200 towards an expedition hatched in a pub.
Expedition Angano is the biggest and most exciting field project I've ever been involved with. So amongst the maelstrom of planning, here is the trip summarised in just ten points.
There's something very uncomfortable about asking for money. I don't enjoy it and so very rarely dabble in it.
Our gifted photographer Duncan Parker put together this little interview introducing the expedition. Let us know what you think and thanks for following!
I really can't believe we have come this far, and we haven't even set foot in Madagascar yet.
Up until recently, what crowdfunding has really lacked is a website dedicated to science. So I was pretty excited to discover Experiment.com.