Are we causing the 6th Mass Extinction Event?
A podcast interview with Radio Wolfgang.
I first attended Explore as a green, keen, undergraduate. It was one of the best things I ever did, and I'm very luck now to call some of the regular attendees my friends. This year - the 40th anniversary! - I was chuffed to be asked to give a Friday night lecture.
If you could bring one species back from extinction what would it be?
I'm an optimist, so I try to make sure when I give talks on conservation, that there is a healthy mix of depressing reality and hope for the future. Unsurprisingly audiences don't really enjoy leaving thoroughly depressed.
My personal highlights included the whirlwind tour of all the things we don't know from Sam Jones (for example, the Nechisar nightjar known from only a single wing!).
I'm really thrilled that the video for my TEDx talk is now online!
I believe strongly that good, optimistic and honest story telling, is the way to peoples hearts with conservation. So here are a few worth watching if you have the time.
How to mix citizen science with adventure on expeditions, and why we desperately need to.
Last week I was privileged to be invited to speak at the Third Citizen Cyberscience Summit in London.
After taking some time out to visit some students last week, I was over the moon to get this thank-you note.
The best weekend of the year has come around again and adventurous folks from all around the country will be descending on the Royal Geographical Society.
On Wednesday the 27th of March I've been invited to fulfill a long time dream and speak at the Royal Geographical Society.