From the (sea) horse's mouth...

Marine Biologists’ Perks: World Travel

Many people tell me that they want to be a field biologist (and often a marine biologist, in particular) because they love to travel the world. It is true that you can often travel, sometime extensively, as a scientist, especially if you do field work in remote places of the world, like I do. BUT,

Becoming a TED Fellow (next stop: Tanzania!)

A bit about where I’m going after our expedition in Thailand and why. You can read more about TED Fellows here: To support my campaign, to share the exhilarating process and invaluable products of science with the masses, subscribe: To provide even more support, please consider joining us on Patreon: Social media: Learn more about