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Ecosystem engineering by tiny shrimp and worm can cause large coastal change

ECOSYSTEM ENGINEERING BY TINY SHRIMP AND WORM CAN CAUSE LARGE COASTAL CHANGE

Dr. Muriel Brückner is a researcher in the Cryosphere, Coastal and River Dynamics group at the University of Exeter. Here she gives...

THE POWER OF COLLABORATION AND DIVERSITY IN INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH: IN THE CASE OF A RESPONSIBLE GAMBLING PROJECT

By Dr Ruijie Wang, a Soapbox Science speaker, an interdisciplinary researcher and a Lecturer in Psychology based at Bournemouth University....

 
 
 

AN EXPEDITION INTO THE WORLD OF SUB-ATOMIC PARTICLES: MEET CHARANJIT KAUR KHOSA

My academic journey has started with a desire to find my path and, after one point, it has been driven by the curiosity to know more...

The sky is just the beginning: Meet Akhere A. Omonkhua

THE SKY IS JUST THE BEGINNING: MEET AKHERE A. OMONKHUA

My name is Akhere Omonkhua and I teach Medical Biochemistry at the University of Benin, Nigeria. My major research focus is Medicinal...

 
 
 

SOAPBOX SCIENCE TEN YEAR REPORT

The year 2020 marked an important milestone for Soapbox Science; it was the project's tenth year and a time to reflect on a decade...

It takes a village- the importance of building a support network during your PhD: Meet Rebekah Boreham

IT TAKES A VILLAGE- THE IMPORTANCE OF BUILDING A SUPPORT NETWORK DURING YOUR PHD: MEET REBEKAH BOREHAM

Rebekah Boreham is a PhD student in the Biosciences Department at the University of Exeter where she conducts research in ecotoxicology...

 
 
 
The understanding of wasp insect societies: meet Cintia Akemi Oi

THE UNDERSTANDING OF WASP INSECT SOCIETIES: MEET CINTIA AKEMI OI

My name is Cintia and I am Brazilian. I do not look like a “typical Brazilian” because I have Japanese grandparents that flew out of...

HOW TO SELECT A GOOD TALK TITLE FOR SOAPBOX SCIENCE: 10 TOP TIPS AND THINGS TO REMEMBER FROM ORODE UV ANIEJURENGHO

This list will help you clarify if your talk title is suitable for Soapbox Science . Written by one of the Soapbox Science Lagos, Nigeria,...

 
 
 

WOMAN RESEARCHER: THE ENGINE ROOM OF A FULFILLED HOME- MEET PROFESSOR ABIODUN OLUSOLA SALAMI

A woman is generally a protector, disciplinarian and friend. She is usually a selfless and loving individual who often sacrifice many...

THE SCIENCE WE NEED FOR THE DATA WE WANT- MEET AMANDE OBIDIKE

You may have heard this latest speculation that Data is the new oil. These days, it's not just about having lots of data, except you...

 
 
 
PHYTOMOLECULES TO THE RESCUE- Meet Dr. Blessing Onyegeme-Okerenta

PHYTOMOLECULES TO THE RESCUE- MEET DR. BLESSING ONYEGEME-OKERENTA

Natural plant extracts and products discovered from medicinal plants contain phytomolecules and have provided numerous drugs which...

CHALLENGES FACED BY WOMEN IN STEM: THE WAY FORWARD- MEET DR. NSEABASI NSIKAKABASI ETIM

The challenges faced by women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics has been an issue of global concern among researchers....

 
 
 
INSECTS AS ALTERNATIVE SOURCES OF FOOD AND FEEDS- Meet Dr. Alafia Azeezat Oyindamola

INSECTS AS ALTERNATIVE SOURCES OF FOOD AND FEEDS- MEET DR. ALAFIA AZEEZAT OYINDAMOLA

Not everybody can afford to eat healthy diet all the time, some cannot even get sufficient nutrient in their only meal. With the world...

WASTE TO WEALTH: IMPROVING QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH WASTE MANAGEMENT, A MULTI -ACHIEVEMENT APPROACH- Meet Dr. Aderonke Adetutu OKOYA

WASTE TO WEALTH: IMPROVING QUALITY OF LIFE THROUGH WASTE MANAGEMENT, A MULTI -ACHIEVEMENT APPROACH- MEET DR. ADERONKE ADETUTU OKOYA

Good day everyone. All protocols duly observed. I want to appreciate the organizers of this 2020 soapboxscience event for the opportunity...

 
 
 

FROM IMAGERY TO ACTUALITY: INTERROGATING AFRICAN VIRGINITY DISCOURSE IN TUNDE KELANI'S MOVIES- OJEMOLA, ADEYOOLA MERCY

In African culture generally, virginity is associated with innocence from sexuality; it is ascribed the position of the pride of every...

COMMUNICATING BIO-ROLE RESEARCH METHODOLOGIES IN PLASTIC WASTES MANAGEMENT THROUGH SOAPBOX SCIENCE 2020 EVENTS- Meet Dr. Omotola Esther Dada

COMMUNICATING BIO-ROLE RESEARCH METHODOLOGIES IN PLASTIC WASTES MANAGEMENT THROUGH SOAPBOX SCIENCE 2020 EVENTS- MEET DR. OMOTOLA ESTHER DADA

Introduction I am Dr. Omotola Esther Dada. I am Omotola Esther Dada, a Senior Lecturer and Acting Head of Department of Biological...

 
 
 

OPTIMIZING WATER FOR AGRICULTURE USING REMOTE SENSING/GEOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM- MEET DR. ESTHER O. MAKINDE

Summary Water and land productivity for agricultural purposes are essential in addressing food security in Nigeria owing to its population....

Remembering Georgina Mace

REMEMBERING GEORGINA MACE

By Seirian Sumner and Nathalie Pettorelli We were deeply saddened to hear that Georgina Mace passed away at the weekend. Georgina has...

 
 
 

I'VE ALWAYS BEEN INTERESTED IN DIFFERENT THINGS: MEET DIANA DE CARVALHO

My name is Diana De Carvalho. I am an assistant professor in the Faculty of Medicine at Memorial University of Newfoundland and I study...

A ZEAL TO FIND ANSWERS TO THE MYSTERIES THAT MAKE LIFE POSSIBLE: MEET SHREYASI SARKAR

My name is Shreyasi Sarkar, I'm a PhD candidate in Biochemistry at Memorial University of Newfoundland and my project title is: Missing...

 
 
 



Hayden Panettiere reveals she CALLED Scream 6 filmmakers to bring her back...

Hayden Panettiere reveals she CALLED Scream 6 filmmakers to bring her back as Kirby Reed

Hayden Panettiere has revealed she called the makers of Scream 6 to have them bring her back into the franchise. The 32-year-old joined the series for the 2011 film Scream 4 as... Read more ...

Doja Cat asks Stranger Things' Noah Schnapp to set her up with his costar...

Doja Cat asks Stranger Things' Noah Schnapp to set her up with his costar Joseph Quinn

Schnapp shared the social media exchange with the 26-year-old musical artist, who wrote, 'Noah can you tell Joseph to ... wait no. does he have a ? Read more ...

Turtle Wax: Mum discovers 'miracle' product that leaves her mirror sparkling...

Turtle Wax: Mum discovers 'miracle' product that leaves her mirror sparkling clean

A mum has revealed the 'miracle' product which leaves her mirrors streak and fingerprint free for three months and it is super easy to apply. Read more ...

Blow for boxing club as North Lanarkshire Council planners give new homes...

Blow for boxing club as North Lanarkshire Council planners give new homes go-ahead on site

The location is currently home to Forgewood Boxing Club, which objected to the plans. Read more ...

Jan 6 hearings - live: Trump fears for ‘inner secrets' as lawyer is called...

Follow live for latest news and updates on January 6 hearings in Congress Read more ...

The Baby is the scariest show about motherhood I've ever seen - and I relate...

Sky Atlantic's new show ‘The Baby' gives us an extreme version of what we fear will be the worst parts of parenthood Read more ...

Cool World: How the Brad Pitt-starring ‘Roger Rabbit on acid' became a box...

Thirty years on from the flop that ended his Hollywood career, underground animation legend Ralph Bakshi talks to Kevin E G Perry about casting an unknown Brad Pitt, his... Read more ...

Charlie Teo patient Diego Wernicke moved to palliative care 18 months after...

Charlie Teo patient Diego Wernicke moved to palliative care 18 months after brain surgery

Diego Wernicke has been battling a brain tumour since 2019 and visited Dr Charlie Teo's clinic in Sydney in January 2021 in a bid to treat his cancer. Read more ...

All Blacks: Dalton Papalii starts as Scott Barrett slots back into the...

Blues skipper Dalton Papalii will start on the flank for the All Blacks against Ireland in the second Test in Dunedin on Saturday. Papalii will be joined by captain Sam Cane... Read more ...

MAFS: Amanda Micallef hits back after getting a bad review on OnlyFans

MAFS: Amanda Micallef hits back after getting a bad review on OnlyFans

Amanda Micallef charges $10 per month to view her OnlyFans content, but some have complained her photos are similar to what she shows for free on Instagram Read more ...