Ever wondered what working in the Arctic is really like? This week I team up with Arctic researcher Alexey Pavlov to bring to light this exciting field just in time for Polar week!
Despite the bad rep plankton receive thanks to the popular kid's TV show 'SpongeBob Squarepants', plankton are in fact a vital part of the marine food web. In this post I'll discuss their role as primary producers and talk about some exciting new research on phytoplankton growth in the Arctic!
As a biomedical sciences undergrad I had lots of questions and concerns about the future. After doing an industrial placement I've gained insight into what a career in biomed could look like and suddenly the future doesn't seem so scary. Now I want to share those insights with you to hopefully make your options a little clearer. So if you're a student thinking about a year industry, this post is for you!