This Storify of the #IAmAScientistBecause: You can read through some of the most fascinating, insightful and funny reasons people are scientists! You can see the #IAmAScientistBecause timeline below:
Story-board your research proposals: I think this is a neat idea to visualise your research plan of attack!
Bremer Canyon “Orca Fest” In News: The research I conducted in Bremer Canyon was briefly in the news here in West Australia!
With the ice melting Polar Bears won’t get enough nutrients from land food: No terrestrial food sources will be as energy-dense as the marine prey of polar bears.
Acoustic telemetry reveals cryptic residency of whale sharks: Neat paper that has discovered that whale sharks remain resident in Mafia Islands, Tanzania year round but just occupy a deeper and further off shore environment during the “off-season”. Sweet use of telemetry.
Brilliant Ted Talk on Shame: Not conservation but a wonderful talk by Brené Brown, I think we should all watch about: “Life is about daring greatly, about being in the arena.“
What have you been reading this week? Let me know in the comments below.