Attenborough-Betta Preview

18 06 2017

David Attenborough’s Natural Curiosities

18 06 2017


Our episodes of David Attenborough’s Natural Curiosities will be shown on Sunday June 25th, 7pm, W channel. Featuring our eggshell work, and mostly, our Siamese Fighting Fish (thankfully just the animals on TV though, not me).

Pigeon paper accepted in JEB

30 05 2017

PhD student Lucy Taylor has had her first pigeon-related PhD paper accepted, entitled “Homing pigeons modulate wingbeat characteristics as a function of route familiarity”. The paper will be out in The Journal of Experimental Biology – more details to follow when published.


Lab Data Day

8 05 2017

Good day with Gary and Campbell from the Hawk Conservancy, and PhD students Dan, Sam and Lucy.


Hawk Conservancy Work

8 05 2017

Great work today at The Hawk Conservancy, working again with their trained birds. Flight data now gathered from 27 different species of birds of prey in total, involving over 40 individuals. Also got a chance to play with the camera.



Vulture work in the news

2 05 2017

Our vulture vision work has been featured in Reuters News, you can watch the video here!

African White Headed Vulture

Anabantoid Fish paper accepted

25 03 2017

Our Review paper on the amazing air-breathing Anabantoid fishes has been accepted in the Journal of Fish Biology (first author Matt Tate, co-authors Craig White and MSc student Rebecca Mcgoran).