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Wildlife sightings 26 Mar 2015

Notes from the Discovery Centre team – Alex

Puffins have officially landed! If you haven’t already heard or seen, we saw our first glimpse of puffins on land on Wednesday morning. 769 more words

Wildlife sightings 5 Mar 2015

Notes from the Discovery Centre team – Claudia

We have had a great week! The gannets are back and every day we can spot more coming in. 462 more words

Wildlife sightings 13 Feb 2015

Notes from the Discovery Centre team – Alex

The Bass Rock still awaits the first landings of the gannets this year, though there are still reports of them circling the island. 1,045 more words

What do you think you're doing?

Oh look, it’s going to be February this weekend.

This week I have been:

  • Trying to write a chapter, which involves putting words on a page in an order that doesn’t make my supervisors want to murder me.
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Right through my Lens

 “…Forgive and forget but don’t forget why you’re here”

Take your time and pray,

These are the words I would say”

Sidewalk Prophets

My family has been on an endless tour since Christmas day. 1,458 more words

Petermann Island

We reached the southermost point of our journey at 65°10′S 64°10′W on Petermann Island. It was sunny, foggy and sunny again, almost no wind. Hence ideal conditions for our last landing to visit the, at the moment, also southernmost colony of Gentoo penguins. 163 more words


ASAB in Winter..

I have just returned from the Association for Animal Behaviour (ASAB) winter meeting. I’ve always enjoyed this mini-conference, which is traditionally held over two days in December, at the ZSL in London. 1,080 more words