A Week on the RRS Discovery

It’s now been a whole week since my feet touched land, and what a busy week it’s been! My day usually starts about about 3 or 4am, when I have to get dressed and up on the main deck to sample from the CTD. The term CTD stands for “Conductivity Temperature Depth”, but is also […]

Out At Sea – An Update

I have internet access! It’s very patchy, but seems to like it when we are closer to the coastline. I wish I could upload pictures, but we are very restricted on the amount of traffic on this connection (it’s slow anyway, so they try to limit anything else that might slow it further), so they’ll […]

The Illustrated Version of My Life

I guess I neglected this little blog for a bit. My excuse would be that I was waiting for something interesting to happen, but since my last post I’ve been to a conference, started up some brand new experiments, joined the gym and eaten at Nando’s twice, so it’s not really true. In reality, I […]