November 16, 2017
Charles Darwin wrote in On the Origin of Species in 1859, "No one definition has satisfied all naturalists; yet every naturalist knows vaguely what he means when he speaks of a species."
So, what is a species? To most people, a species is almost synonymous with a type...
The Conservation Financial Crisis and the Need for Emerging Technology Adoption
May 16, 2019
More Than Just a Bunch of Bones: The Contribution of Natural History Museums To Conservation
Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies: What even are these things and why won't Charlie stop talking about them?
February 4, 2018
What Exactly is a "Species," and is the Answer Even Worth Our Time?
BioBlitz: A Fun Way To Approach Community Engagement
July 5, 2017
Working in Urban Conservation: A New Experience For Me
An Introduction to the University of Oxford
July 4, 2017
The Interesting Things You Discover in the Field
So I've Decided to Volunteer in India
Charlie Officially Enters the Political Debate: Tales of Engagement With the Local Newspaper
And I Thought Sparrows Were Tricky: Handling North America's Largest Land Bird
A Quick Update: My Very First Scientific Journal Publication!
Coming Back To Reality: Leaving the Comfort of Nature for the Comfort of Society
May 6, 2017
My Oxford Writing Sample
March 25, 2017
My Oxford Statement of Purpose
I got into Oxford, but...
My Perspective: A Guide To Visiting Graduate Schools
February 27, 2017
Forget the Suitcase: My Guide To Traveling Light
Too Many Questions, Too Little Time
November 22, 2016
Feeling Stuck Between Jobs?
November 21, 2016
The Terrors of Graduate School Funding
My Month in a Costa Rican Rainforest: Monkeys, Spiders, and Two Bottles of DEET
August 18, 2016
Taking A Break From Field Work: When Money Gets You Down
Sometimes, You Just Have to Laugh
August 15, 2016
August 14, 2016
The Unforeseen Downfall of Field Work
How to Keep Warm on Cold Days and Cool on Hot Days
Bears, Ticks, Black Widows, Brown Recluse, Rattlesnakes, Scorpions, and Mountain Lions...oh my!
My Favorite Field Accessory: Binoculars
August 12, 2016
A Guide To Field Guides
Public Libraries and All Their Glory
How to Insect-proof Your Cabin
August 11, 2016
The Beauty of Trail Cameras
My Guide to Highway 1
August 9, 2016
Graduate School Thoughts
April 5, 2016
Field Gear Essentials
April 3, 2016
How To Become a Field Biologist