My time here is Canada is wrapping up with only a few days left. I want to take this time to reflect on the unexpected friendships I have made.
When I was told I was a recipient of the LOREX, my expectations for this experience were solely based on research. “I will be inside my lab all day ever
We've just returned to Coffs Harbour after a successful week of fieldwork in Sydney! We were able to cover five different sites in Sydney Harbour and Botany Bay, which was really because we had a great field team.
The last two weeks in Abisko, Sweden have most notably included a helicopter ride (what better way to see the landscape than from the air?), celebrating midsummer (strawberry cake, dancing around a maypole, and a whole lot of daylight!), and scoping out field sites in Stordalen Mire.
As I board the aircraft that will complete the first leg of my slightly romanticized journey to Sweden...
You think that six weeks is enough time to get everything done. I have already been in Canada for three weeks and nothing has gone according to plan. That is science for you. Make a schedule, hope for the best, plan for the worst.