The Bone Collector

I'm always very excited to share new toys with you - this week I've been playing with my latest acquisition - the Boneview. In short, it is a little SD card reader that plugs into your phone, allowing you to view trailcam¬†images immediately in the field. I paid $20 for it, and $10 for the …

Roost Manuva

In order to raise money for field kit for this year's BrumBats Urban Bat Project, my science homie Scott (@The_Ecologists_Apprentice) and I have spent the last few weekends teaching workshops on "Introduction to Endoscopes for Bat Surveys". With up to nine people attending each course, we did an indoor session covering legislation and licensing, before …

Daddy’s Little Pirate

Something's been on my mind lately - building up over the past few weeks, no doubt made more acute by seeing my one-year-old niece whilst visiting my family earlier this month. My brother and my sister in law are amazing parents, and I know that she'll grow up confident, independent and very loved. But not …