Posts tagged with: OceanOptimism

Science, art & fieldwork: eXXpedition ambassador on a communication mission

eXXpedition ambassador Deborah Maw shares how her experience at sea has influenced her artistic and scientific work: “I was part of eXXpedition Round Britain 2017, completing the entire circumnavigation. Originally I trained as a biochemist, researching the structure of vertebrate muscle fibers using electron microscopy. I then went on to train as a teacher before […]

Day 20 Crew Update: Leg 2 Begins

eXXpedition North Pacific crew member and eXXpedition Office Manager Soraya Abdel-Hadi shares her feelings on the first day of leg two “It’s an amazing experience to be surrounded by individuals who are as passionate about making a difference as you are. Working for eXXpedition has given me the opportunity to spend time and connect with […]