Lucy

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Scientist, Sailor, Explorer, Chef, Artist. "scientia ducti, eligimus venustam, veritam et abundantiam" Dr Lucy Gilliam is an Environmental Scientist with a BSc (1st), in Biological Sciences and a Phd in Microbial Ecology & Soil Science. Lucy worked as a post-doctoral research scientist at Rothamsted Research before joining the UK Civil Service to work as science advisor for Defra. Her portfolio of work at Defra consisted of advising on ecotoxicology including endocrine disruptors, nanotechnology, heavy metals, climate change, biodiversity and sustainable food production. Lucy is an experienced speaker having presented at conferences, universities and governance institutions around the world. She consults globally on wide range of environmental and food related topics. Lucy is a Founder and Director of New Dawn Traders, a partnership of Artists, Scientists, and Chefs re-imagining global trade by sail power. Lucy has sailed all her life and represented Exeter University in British University Sailing Association Championships as well as leading the University Club as Commodore in her final year of studies. She is an experienced Yacht racer and has crossed the Atlantic twice. Lucy is passionate about sailing & the sea, biodiversity & nature, activism & storytelling for a greener cleaner planet. She is a Navigatrix of information, networks, environments. Lucy's current projects are eXXpedition, New Dawn Traders, Slow Fish and Fairtransport Shipping.

Sea Dragon

Check out this little video of Pangea Explorations and Sea Dragon, the vessel we will use for our mission:

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Maidentrip

MAIDENTRIP is the story of 14 year olf Dutch sailor Laura Decker, as she sets out on a two-year voyage in pursuit of her dream to become the youngest person ever to sail around the world alone. Must see viewing for the crew of eXXpedition! Directed by Jillian Schlesinger as her first film. Throughout the […]

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