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November 6, 2018

Just back from training up the latest batch of STEM Mentors for Cheltenham Science Festival's really fantastic FAMELAB ACADEMY programmeThe project hooks secondary schools up with STEM professionals who help students deliver a series of 3-minute talks that aim to ins...

November 1, 2018

Our latest Android app is live and available through Google Play. It's called LIVING WITH FALSE-WIDOWS.

We wanted to make a simple exhibit-like app that provides users with some simple information about the threat surrounding false-widow spiders in the UK. As you may kn...

October 22, 2018

Get ready for some blurb, friends...

How are animals able to bite, run, jump and fly? What special adaptations have they developed over time? BONES takes readers on a fascinating journey through the skeletons of the animal kingdom, with sections focusing on different an...

September 11, 2018

Believe me (partly because I wrote a book about it) zoologists need to talk more about vaginas and that time is now. You may think that you don't need a virtual reality trip through a female duck genitalia, but you'd be wrong.

Just as evolution has done some pretty mind...

September 5, 2018

Great to spend the day with MY HERO Michaela Strachan this week. Together we spoke to the media about the threatened status of kiwis, supporting a campaign by Old Mout Cider to raise awareness of their plight.

You can find out more about the campaign by checking out Old...

August 13, 2018

This is one of a few projects we've been keeping under our hat recently, so it's with great pleasure we can talk publicly about it now -- Froglife's TOADSVR is now out on Google Play and it's free to download on Android phones!

This is a simple virtual reality journey...

August 10, 2018

Genuine pleasure to be on Good Morning Britain talking about the value of wasps and why... well, we should stop metaphorically (and literally) bashing them.  Wasps get such a bad press - it was nice to try and get some messages out there including....

  • Wasps eat more...

August 6, 2018

Hey folks, this is a personal post from me (Jules). I am on a romantic downer* after compering at Wilderness Festival on behalf of one of my publishers, Bloomsbury Sigma. We spent the afternoon talking about all sorts on stage including sex robots, fish noises and why...

July 10, 2018

AND BREATH.... Ok, pleased to report we're fresh back from the RHS Hampton Court Flower Show where we teamed up with garden designers to create a walk-through exhibition about the geological history and evolution of plants. Dotted around the exhibition were some famili...

June 21, 2018

Hello, it's me - Jules!  

In the past I have written a couple of books for adults, but I am pleased to say that my first book for young people is now out! It's called Creatures of the Order and it's all about classification and how evolution creates wonderful...

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