I love it when a #hashtag brings science center stage on big social media platforms. Last year it was #overlyhonestmethods, which I think was entertaining and eye-opening in equal measure!
The latest accidental science communication phenomenon is #IAmAScientistBecause – prompting scientists from all around the world to share their inspiration and motivation and passion for science.
Here’s a few of the best from fellow biologists and conservationists (with a bit of cosmology thrown in because it’s awesome).
And here’s Mine…
There’s a few more great links online too: