PhD Researcher in polar oceanography, University of Exeter / Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Science team, collecting samples from the back of a very rocky boat in amongst icebergs and chief whale spotter.
Seeing the Arctic for the first time and maybe spying a polar bear.
The remoteness, I don’t think I have ever been somewhere so faraway.
My PhD focuses on using remote sensing from satellites, but we have to go out and get cold to make sure that the satellites are right.
Sea angel or pteropod because they have cool little angel wings but also devil horns, beautiful and voracious.