Christmas Day 2016 with the Snow Macaques of Nagano Continue reading Japanese Macaques (Nihonzaru 日本猿)
I remember the feeling of excitement I had when I was contacted by the Imperial College London Outreach team in July 2009 letting me know that I had a place on the HEFCE Year 11 STEM Summer school. I guess that is an historic day for outreach… The day they would never get rid of me! The following year I was successful in obtaining a … Continue reading My amazing year in Outreach.
Inquiline species are the “lodgers” of the zoological world. They take advantage of the nests that other species make and continue to live commensally with them. This could be considered analogous to parasites creating their homes within the multicellular hosts. Think of the individuals that make up termite colonies, they consist of soldiers, workers, and reproductive castes and termite colonies are often referred to as … Continue reading Welcome to our Mound, We Hope you Enjoy your Stay!